Lot 198: R.M.S. TITANIC: Extremely rare pre-sinking book postcard of Titan
Titanic & Travel Memorabilia
October 22, 2016
Devizes, United Kingdom
Description: R.M.S. TITANIC: Extremely rare pre-sinking book postcard of Titanic at sea, unused. 'White Star Triple-screw steamer Titanic (45,000 tons)'. 'The Largest Vessel in the World'. 'First voyage from Southampton to New York, Wednesday April 10th 1912'. 'This vessel is lubricated with 'Vacuum' Turbine Oil'. NB: Howard Case (Manager of Vacuum Oil Company) was travelling on board as a passenger and died in the disaster.