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Properly Packed Parcels Please

  • Object:

    Poster

  • Place of origin:

    United Kingdom (made)

  • Date:

    1966, April (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    General Post Office (issued by)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Colour offset lithograph

  • Credit Line:

    Gift of the American Friends of the V&A; Gift to the American Friends by Leslie, Judith and Gabri Schreyer and Alice Schreyer Batko

  • Museum number:

    E.107-2004

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case 3G, shelf DR3

Physical description

Illustration of explorers excavating an Egyptian tomb

Place of Origin

United Kingdom (made)

Date

1966, April (made)

Artist/maker

General Post Office (issued by)

Materials and Techniques

Colour offset lithograph

Dimensions

Height: 73.6 cm, Width: 91.9 cm

Descriptive line

"Properly Packed Parcels Please" Anonymous GPO poster of explorers excavating an Egyptian tomb. UK, 1966.

Materials

Paper; Ink

Subjects depicted

Explorers; Cave; Post offices

Categories

Prints; Posters

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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