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Blue Scarf, 1939
Blue Scarf, 1939
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Brief Description: Oblong tin with portrait of girl on lid wearing blue scarf. Cream background and yellow sides with flower motif. Huntley & Palmers stamp on base
Subject Date: 1939 - 1941
Creator: Not known
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
Full Description: This tin was one of the last tins to be issued during the Second World War. The tins for Christmas 1939 had been made before war was declared and by 1940 production of fancy tins had ceased. The only tins that were made were large, square, green tins used for sending biscuits to the army.
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 4.5cm, Width: 14.5cm, Depth: 22.5cm
Subject: scarf, portrait, costume, costume accessories, fine art <painting>
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1992.2.313
Unique ID: rm-rm-1992_2_313~1_523-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
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