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Eggstand, 1928
 
   
Eggstand, 1928
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Brief Description: Utilitarian aluminium biscuit tin in simulated pewter with three eggcups which sit on the container with a handle
Subject Date: 1928
Creator: N.C.Joseph Ltd.
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: This is an example of a tin designed to be re-used in the home. When the egg cups were not in use they fit neatly inside the tin but, as.Franklin in his book of British Biscuit tins points out, 'Where did the biscuits go?'
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 15.0cm, Diameter: 11.5cm
Subject: eggstand, object, domestic <table>
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1992.2.249
Unique ID: rm-rm-1992_2_249~1_462-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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