Jutland Capsule, 2016 (Royal British Legion)

Jutland Capsule, 2016
WW1 Centenary (Jutland naval battle) commemoration
Copper and brass
Unique work
Contains over 6,000 handwritten supporter messages
Weight approximately 80kgs
L100 x W82 x D30cm
Courtesy of The Royal British Legion, London, UK
Sponsored by Mark Humphrey Ltd, London, UK
Consultation with Jutland committee, MOD and DCMS, UK
Partnering with The National Maritime Museum Greenwich, UK
Dedicated by The Royal Navy, UK
Unveiled by HRH The Duke of York

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“A REMEMBRANCE COPPER AND BRASS POPPY CAPSULE, FLOATS ON THE WATER, THEN SINKS BENEATH THE WAVES, FULL OF SUPPORTER MESSAGES. COMMEMORATING ALL SAILORS WHO FELL AT THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, IN THE LARGEST NAVAL WW1 CONFLICT.”

Mark Humphrey
Artist

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