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Indian export catalogue, 1920s
 
   
Indian export catalogue, 1920s
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Brief Description: Huntley & Palmers catalogue describing the Correct Biscuits for every meal, including breakfast, lunch and dinner
Subject Date: 1920s
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: This advertising for the Indian market includes an Indian servant on the cover and the correct biscuits for tiffin inside. India was an important export for Huntley & Palmers market from the 1840s and by 1906 India accounted for 10% of the company's export trade. Huntley & Palmers' agents had adverts in Indian street markets from the mid nineteenth century.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: India
Dimensions: Height: 17.8cm, Width: 12.8cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising, costume, biscuit
Content Type: catalogue
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.82.568
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_82_568~1_039-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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