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Tin label for 1d biscuits, early twentieth century
 
   
Tin label for 1d biscuits, early twentieth century
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Brief Description: 10lb tin label for Huntley & Palmers' 1d packets. This is the type of tin that would have been seen in grocer's shops worldwide
Subject Date: Early twentieth century
 
Full Description: This label has the distinctive garter and buckle trademark designed by White and Pike of Birmingham in 1851 and known across the world. Huntley & Palmers carefully protected this trademark taking action against imitators both at home and abroad. The company registered the trademark in 1876.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 21.3cm, Width: 23.0cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising
Content Type: label
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1999.2.35
Unique ID: rm-rm-1999_2_35~1_389-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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