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Golden Jubilee, 1887
 
   
Golden Jubilee, 1887
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Brief Description: Square tin with portrait of Queen Victoria on the hinged lid. The sides contain images of the royal coat of arms and royal residences
Subject Date: 1887
Creator: Huntley, Boorne & Stevens
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: The royal family were often featured on Huntley & Palmers biscuit tins and tin manufacturers rarely missed the commerical opportunity presented by a royal occasion. This tin commemorates Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee in 1887. On the sides of the tin are views of Balmoral, Osborne House and Windsor Castle.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Balmoral, Osborne House, Windsor Castle
Dimensions: Height: 8.80cm, Width: 13.50cm, Depth: 13.50cm
Subject: castle, coat of arms, palace, portrait, building, royalty, environment <buildings>
Name Subject: Queen Victoria
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1992.2.38
Unique ID: rm-rm-1992_2_38~1_445-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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