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7lb Family Assorted, around 1950s
 
   
7lb Family Assorted, around 1950s
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Brief Description: 7lb shop display tin with glass lid for Huntley & Palmers Family Assorted. Lid open
Subject Date: 1950s
Creator: Huntley, Boorne & Stevens
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: Biscuits were initially sold from large tins in the grocery shop. The shopkeeper would weigh out the required quantity of biscuits into paper bags. The tins had glass lids so that the customer could see the biscuits inside. This tin was made by Huntley, Boorne & Stevens of London St, Reading.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 27.0cm, Width: 24.0cm, Depth: 22.0cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>
Content Type: tin
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1998.1.91
Unique ID: rm-rm-1998_1_91~1_582-i-01-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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