Sign: Regulus

Object Number: 
1946.219
Date: 
1943
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 5/8 x 12 1/4 x 1/8 in. ( 16.8 x 31.1 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
very low relief: on obverse: "'Regulus' / D. R. R. / Beton-Schnell-Mischer. / G. ANTON SEELEMANN & SÖHNE / BAUMASCHINENENFABRIK NEUSTADT-ORLA / TYPE [stamped:] G-SP No [stamped:] 6023 BAUJAHR [stamped:] 1943 / [etc.]"
Description: 
Rectangular metal nameplate from a World War II era German tank.
Gallery Label: 
According to the accession records, this object was found on a beach in Normandy.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Lieutenant Benjamin Rosen, U.S.M.S.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group