Lend your five shillings to your country and crush the Germans

Place Europe: United Kingdom
Accession Number ARTV00931
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 76 x 50.8 cm
Object type Poster
Physical description photolithograph
Maker D D P
Parliamentary War Savings Committee
David Allen & Sons Ltd
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made 1915
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


British First World War poster promoting the sale of a war loan. It features a central image of a giant silver five shilling piece crushing a German soldier. The title printed in red is positioned above and below the image. Both the image and text are set against a pale brown background within a black border.