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Foil Biscuit Wrappers, 1936
 
   
Foil Biscuit Wrappers, 1936
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Brief Description: Foil wrapping paper featuring ocean liners for 1 1/2d biscuits
Subject Date: 1936
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: These chocolate biscuit wrappers were named after Atlantic liners and cruise ships. The Berengaria was sold to the Cunard line in 1921, but was scrapped when she caught fire in New York harbour in 1938. Homeric made her maiden voyage for the White Star line in 1922. The Empress of Britain made her maiden voyage from Southampton in 1931.
 
Collection: Reading University Library
Dimensions: Height: 31.7cm, Width: 16.7cm
Subject: trade <food mfr>, advertising, foil, wrappers, biscuit, packaging
Content Type: wrapper
Location: Reading University Library
Local Ref: HP100b
Unique ID: rm-ru-hp100b~u_029-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading University Library
 
 
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