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Tin on African Veranda, early twentieth century
 
   
Tin on African Veranda, early twentieth century
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Brief Description: Huntley & Palmers tin on a veranda in Africa with dog, monkey and leopard skin
Subject Date: Early twentieth century
 
Full Description: This early colonial image was sent to Huntley & Palmers in 1966. The sender commented that it showed the ubiquity of Huntley & Palmers biscuits, alongside the Englishman's bath and dog (plus monkey!).
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Africa
Dimensions: Height: 8.8cm, Width: 11.7cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, environment <buildings>, tin, animal, building, tin, dog, monkey, leopard skin
Content Type: photograph
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.82.519a
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_82_519a~1_049-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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