Vermillion Pigeon Post Letter Rack by Susan Bradley
Vermillion (orange-red) Pigeon Post Letter Rack by Susan Bradley. Celebrating the plucky homing pigeon these letter racks are brilliant for keeping all your correspondence, invitations and love letters close at hand. You can use your letter rack free standing on a desk or table, or you can fix it to the wall. To fix to the wall you will need two round headed screws (i.e. not counter sunk (not supplied)). Fix the two screws into the wall 10cm apart (ensuring they are level) and then hang the letter rack into them. The Pigeon Post Letter Rack measures approx H13.5cm x W18cm x D5.5cm and is Made in England using powder coated steel. The first known use of pigeons as postal messengers was in ancient Egypt. Pigeon post was the world's fastest communication system during the Dark and Middle Ages, and remained so until the invention of the telegraph in 1844 and the radio in 1895. The plucky homing pigeon was used for delivering important messages in past times. Brilliant for keeping home and office neat and tidy. You can mount them on the wall as well as use them free standing on a desk or table.