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The Winged Dagger by Simon Smith. (P)


The Winged Dagger by Simon Smith. (P)

22 SAS Squadron in the Gulf, having been dropped by Chinook of the 7th Squadron RAF
Item Code : DHM0283PThe Winged Dagger by Simon Smith. (P) - This Edition
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Original painting by Simon Smith.

Image size 36 inches x 24 inches (91.5cm x 61cm)Artist : Simon SmithHalf
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Other editions of this item : The Winged Dagger by Simon Smith.DHM0283
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PRINT signed limited edition of 1000 prints. Image size 23 inches x 16 inches (58cm x 41cm)Artist : Simon Smith20 Off!Add any two items on this offer to your basket, and the lower priced item will be half price in the checkout!Now : 80.00VIEW EDITION...
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Limited edition of 50 artist proofs. Image size 23 inches x 16 inches (58cm x 41cm)Artist : Simon Smith15 Off!Add any two items on this offer to your basket, and the lower priced item will be half price in the checkout!Now : 125.00VIEW EDITION...
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Limited edition of 50 giclee canvas prints. Image size 36 inches x 24 inches (91.5cm x 61cm)Artist : Simon Smith
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Limited edition of 50 giclee canvas prints. Image size 30 inches x 20 inches (76cm x 51cm)Artist : Simon Smith
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**Signed limited edition of 1000 prints. (One copy reduced to clear)

Ex display prints in near perfect condition.
Image size 23 inches x 16 inches (58cm x 41cm)Artist : Simon Smith65.00VIEW EDITION...
EX-DISPLAY
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**Limited edition of 50 giclee canvas prints. (One reduced to clear)

Ex display canvas in near perfect condition.
Image size 30 inches x 20 inches (76cm x 51cm)Artist : Simon Smith
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The Aircraft :
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ChinookThe Boeing-Vertol CH-47 Chinook is a tandem rotor twin engine heavy lift military helicopter. The Chinook helicopter was designed by Boeing Vertol in the early 1960s but is now produced by Boeing Integrated defence Systems. Over 16 countries use the Chinook for their armed forces. The US Army and Royal Air Force use the Chinook extensively and it is the heaviest llifting helicopter in their service. The Chinook has been used in many conflicts including the Vietnam War, The Falklands Conflict, Iran - Iraq war and in recent times the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts. The Chinook primary roles are in troop movement and battlefield re supply. In the 1960s the Chinook with its speed of 196 MPH was faster than the attack helicopters of the day, and is still in production with nearly 2000 helicopters being built.
Artist Details : Simon Smith
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Simon Smith

Simon Smith was born in 1960 into a military family and quickly developed an interest in history and the armed forces. He has worked continually as an illustrator in the historical field since leaving art college in 1982, having graduated with a First in Fine Art and Illustration.. He has work on permanent display in London and countries as far afield as Taiwan and Israel. Simon owes his lifelong interest in military subjects to his family connections with the services.

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