Photographic postcard of a melon frame, Ruhleben Horticultural Society, Germany

Scope and Content

Photograph, printed, paper, monochrome, box frame containing six melons, printed inscription along the side of frame, ‘Ruhleben Horticultural Society. One of the melon frames. ‘Sutton’s Ringleader’ weight 3¼lbs each’ and manuscript inscription ‘1917’, numbered 956, manuscript inscription on reverse, ‘From T. Howat 5/13’. Dimensions 23 (w) x 16.8 (h) cm. Maker unidentified as at Apr 2014

Image identical to RHS/Ruh/2/1/011, RHS/Ruh/2/1/012 and RHS/Ruh/2/1/013, with some cropping