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Hold-Fast, Hang-Ten, S.L.I.G.O. image

Stephen Hurrel

Hold-Fast, Hang-Ten, S.L.I.G.O.

Each of the five wood and steel constructions is based on designs of nautical signal flags. Each signal flag represents a message as well as a lett...