Scope & ContentItem is a photograph of Alfred Meyer in the field in France while serving in the army during the First World War.
Caption, signatures and inscriptionsThe photograph is printed in black and white on a thin paper. The photo has a matte surface. Reflected light reveals a metallic sheen in the darkest areas of ink.
Physical Characteristics and Technical RequirementsThe item exhibits darkening and discolouration of the image. There is a tear in the photo’s upper left corner (recto). The verso’s four corners contain remnants of adhesive. Paper has been peeled away where the four adhesive marks are located, perhaps due to removing from display.