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Rare ‘Stories’ Huntley and Palmers Biscuit tin in the form of three children's books in green handled satchel container. The carry handle is designed to swing out of the way allowing the hinged lid in the form of book spines to be opened.

This version dates from 1910, Huntley/Bourne Stevens are credited with the design.

The book names on the book spines are 'The Jungle Book', 'Many Gargoes', ‘Westwood Ho'

This rare promotional tin was aimed at children hence its smaller size.

Stamped clearly on the bottom of the tin, ‘Huntley and Palmers Biscuits Reading & London England'


Width : 9.5cm

Height : 10.5cm

Depth : 6.5cm

A fabulous piece of innovative antique British advertising design offered in good working condition. External litho print still in good condition allowing for age related rubbing, please refer to images for surface scratches to printed exterior.

£129.00 including postage to U.K. zone 1 addresses

For postage costs to addresses outside U.K. zone 1 and overseas postage please enquire prior to placing your order thank you.

Rare 1910 Huntley & Palmer’s ‘Stories’ children’s satchel biscuit tin.

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