|Posters - War|
Lend to Defend WWII UK / 1940 / War Posters / Charles Paine / 76x50.5 Original vintage World War Two poster: Lend to Defend - count every penny, every penny counts - put your savings in Post Office Savings Bank, Birmingham Municipal Bank, National Savings Certificates. Great design by Charles Paine (1895-1967) featuring stylised text with an image of a row of cannons/artillery guns, the wheels as one penny coins. The 1p coin features Britannia holding a trident and an olive branch, sitting with a shield bearing the Union Jack by her side and waves by her feet. Issued by the National Savings Committee, London. Printed for HM Stationery Office by Vincent Brooks, Day and Son Ltd, London WC2. Very good condition, folds, minor repaired tears on margins.