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Book, 1930
Book, 1930
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Brief Description: Book tin with red simulated cover and gold tooled design. Hinged front cover
Subject Date: 1930
Creator: Huntley, Boorne & Stevens
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
Full Description: This book tin was inspired by an early eighteenth century bound book in the British Museum (Het Boek der Gebeden, 1704). Six years before this tin was produced, another book tin of the same size and title had been issued but in a brown colour rather than red.
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 3.5cm, Width: 24.9cm, Depth: 18.0cm
Subject: book, object, library, decorative art
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1992.2.251
Unique ID: rm-rm-1992_2_251~1_463-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
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