Creil plate, Marvels of the Modern Age prints, Submarine, C. 1900

$120.00 AUD

Creil (France) plate, printed in black with a scene, showing sailors watching submariners, titled ‘BONNE PLONGÉE LES SOUS-MARIN!’ (happy diving, submariners!), the lobed rim with blue printed foliage.   

Blue printed CREIL ET MONTEREAU mark,   

Circa 1900     


From a set titled Marvels of the Modern Age, depicting late 19th century inventions in a humorous manner.

Creil & Montereau combined in 1850, and combined further in 1920 as the HBCM (Hippolyte Boulenger-Creil-Montereau), finally closing 1950.




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