Battle of Britain 'Merlin' piston ashtray
Dimensions:W: 13.5cm (5.3")H: 13.5cm (5.3")D: 2cm (0.8")
Polished alloy ashtray created from the piston of a Rolls Royce 'Merlin' engine as used in Spitfire and Hurricane fighters during the Battle of Britain. Approximately 13.5cm diameter and 2cm deep. Engraved with British Prime Minister Churchill's signature and part of his famous speech 'Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few'. Also has the RAF crest to the centre. Nice period fund raising collectable. Excellent condition. Stock code M21328.