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Levant, 1900
Levant, 1900
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Brief Description: Small rectangular tin with scenes of the Middle East on the lid and sides framed by eastern style border in gold, red and navy
Subject Date: 1900
Creator: Huntley, Boorne & Stevens (probably)
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
Full Description: By 1900 Huntley & Palmers were exporting their biscuits across the globe and many of the tin designs were influenced by eastern culture. For the purchasers of the tins, the designs gave them a flavour of countries they would probably never visit and evoked ideas of foreign travel and adventure.
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 7.0cm, Width: 18.4cm, Depth: 11.5cm
Subject: trade <box mfr>, advertising
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1992.2.102
Unique ID: rm-rm-1992_2_102~1_448-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
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