collection of 3 decorative early c20th huntley palmers faux books biscuit tins

Collection of 3 decorative early C20th "Huntley & Palmers" faux books biscuit tins.



Item Ref

ML 1811


Collection of 3 decorative early C20th "Huntley &Palmers" faux books biscuit tins .
Collectible and decorative 'library' novelty biscuit tins , depicted as set of tooled 'leather' novels with gilded and marbled decoration .
In varying states of condition , with some wear , rubbing and surface loss . One tin missing 'leather belt' binding .
Produced by the Huntley & Palmer confectionery company circa 1900 as promotional and novelty packaging.
H 6.5"
W 6.5"
D 5"
England c.1900
Established in the Cathedral City of Worcester for over 30 years , M.Lees&Sons , run by Michael Lees ,have been dealing with public and trade from show-rooms in an early Georgian town-house. We aim to provide a straight-forward approach to our business and build lasting relationships with our customers. As members of the 'London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association' , we provide full descriptive details , date ,authenticity and any available provenance ,with full disclosure of any restoration or repair which may have taken place .
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Located in the centre of Worcester in the shadow of the Cathedral with easy parking nearby. Exit Junction 7 M5 and follow the signs for Worcester Porcelain Museum . Our premises are located 100 metres from the Museum and 50 metres from Pay&Display car-park in nearby King St.
Internal Ref: ML 1811


Height = 17 cm (7")
Width = 17 cm (7")
Depth = 13 cm (5")

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