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Christmas envelope, 1910s
 
   
Christmas envelope, 1910s
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Brief Description: Huntley & Palmers Christmas envelope printed with 'With the compliments of the Season'
Subject Date: Early twentieth century
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: This envelope would have contained a small calendar or diary as a promotional Christmas gift to customers. The envelope features a male and female in eighteenth century dress. The Christmas market was the main period for biscuit sales and every year Huntley & Palmers would produce new Christmas tin catalogues.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 5.7cm, Width: 9.5cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising
Content Type: envelope
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.82.372
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_82_372~1_177-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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