Princess mary 1914 christmas tin

First World War Princess Mary Tin issued to British Soldiers at Christmas 1914. This one is dented in parts, indicating that it may have seen possible action. The Princess Mary 1914 Christmas Gift. In November 1914, an advertisement was placed in the national press inviting monetary contributions to a 'Sailors& Soldiers Christmas Fund' which had been created by Princess Mary, the seventeen year old daughter of King George V and Queen Mary.

note, on 12/7/14 the british newspaper the daily mail was offering to its readers a replica kings shilling and a repro 1914 christmas tin, the tin is not lik. A WONDERFUL PRINCESS MARY CHRISTMAS BOX ( 1914 ) Complete with original Cigarettes& Tobacco, with Christmas Card and Photograph of Mary. £295 ( ONE ONLY IN STOCK) Box is practically" MINT" and as issued to our soldiers at Christmas 1914 in The Great War.

A WONDERFUL PRINCESS MARY CHRISTMAS BOX ( 1914 ) Complete with original Cigarettes& Tobacco, with Christmas Card and Photograph of Mary. Box is practically" MINT" and as issued to our soldiers at Christmas 1914 in The Great War. Patrick Bogue, from Onslows auction house in Blandford, said: 'With Christmas 1914 approaching, George V’s daughter Princess Mary came up with the idea for a fund which would pay for presents. Her Royal Highness The Princess Mary`s Christmas Fund 1914: The Christmas Tin [Terence J.

Evans] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. (Note: Digital download is with colour pages, printed book has black& white pages) This collectors book looks at the story behind the Princess Mary fund gift and its associated items Find great deals on eBay for princess mary 1914 christmas tin.

Shop with confidence. On offer is a lovely Princess Mary Christmas 1914 World War 1 tin. These tins would have been sent to troops on the front line with, perhaps, cigarettes or other treats at the first Christmas of Worl. Original 1914 - 1918 Princess Mary Christmas Tin.

£16. 00. 3 bids + £2. 00 P& P. The Princess Mary 1914 Christmas Gift In November 1914, an advertisement was placed in the national press inviting monetary contributions to a 'Sailors& Soldiers Christmas Fund' which had been created by Princess Mary, the seventeen year old daughter of King George V and Queen Mary. Find great deals on eBay for princess mary 1914 christmas tin. Shop with confidence. Princess Mary Gift Tin 1914 Pricess Mary’s Gift Box 1914. The Christmas of 1914 was a unique period in WWIwith many thinking that the war would soon be over and.

I quite recently saw a fake tin ( the ones made in India with 1914 on them instead of princess Mary's head ) for sale in an antique shop labelled as a rare and unusual original tin.

Share this post Was the Princess Mary tin issued to soldiers just for the Christmas of 1914 or did the soldiers get issued with them for the Christmas 1915 or any other year of the war. Jun 1, 2017. I quite recently saw a fake tin ( the ones made in India with 1914 on them instead of princess Mary's head ) for sale in an antique shop labelled.

Her Royal Highness The Princess Mary`s Christmas Fund 1914: The Christmas Tin - Kindle edition by TERENCE J. EVANS. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. The Princess Mary Christmas 1914 Gift Tin Christmas 1914 was a unique period. Britain had gone to war against the Central Powers some four months previously, and with optimism it was believed this would be over soon and the troops would be home to enjoy their respective celebrations.

Find great deals on eBay for princess mary christmas tin and ww1 princess mary christmas tin. New listing WW1 Christmas Tin 1914 Princess Mary Gift Fund Tin. The Princess Mary Christmas gift box was a brass or silver tin containing a number of gifts intended to be distributed to all members of the armed forces of the British Empire on Christmas day 1914. FAKE INDIA MADE FIRST WORLD WAR BRITISH PRINCESS MARY CHRISTMAS 1914 TIN BRASS BOX.

unfortunately they now surface on e bay as a rare variant of the 1914 Christmas tin. which they are not. Oct 25, 2017. Princess Mary's Christmas Gift was a brass tin filled with various gifts. were serving on Christmas Day 1914 were eligible to receive a gift tin. Antique WWI Princess Mary Christmas Tin Brass box, Vintage 1914 World War I Military Army Tobacco Imperium Britain Nicum England, English Royalty Portrait, biscuit confections A lovely and Rare commemorative Brass tin from England circa 1914.

Princess Mary Gift Tin 1914 Pricess Mary’s Gift Box 1914 The Christmas of 1914 was a unique period in WWI with many thinking that the war would soon be over and that the troops would be coming home. Decorative brass tin sent by Princess Mary to members of the British, Colonial and Indian Armed Forces for Christmas 1914. Over of these tins were. Decorative brass tin sent by Princess Mary to members of the British, Colonial and Indian Armed Forces for Christmas 1914.

Over 426, 000 of these tins were distributed to those serving on Christmas Day 1914. Her Royal Highness The Princess Mary`s Christmas Fund 1914: The Christmas Tin. See more like this Vintage Original Old Brass Princess Mary Christmas 1914 Cigarette Tobacco Box Find great deals on eBay for princess mary christmas 1914. Shop with confidence.



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