Tin, biscuit; Bycroft Ltd; 20th century; CT81.1558b

Name/Title

Tin, biscuit

About this object

Biscuit tin; a rectangular tin with removable lid. The exterior of the tin is green and printed in white with: "Bycroft Ltd for Highest Grade Assorted Biscuits". On the lid is a coloured image of a basket of red and white tulips.

Maker

Bycroft Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

20th century

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Auckland

Medium and Materials

Processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Printed on tin: "Bycroft Ltd / for Highest Grade / Assorted Biscuits" and "A / Bycroft Production / Nett weight when packed / 2 lbs / Manufactured by / BYCROFT LTD. / AUCKLAND"

Technique

printed

Measurements

h 70mm x l 240mm x w 187mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, home economics, cookery

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT81.1558b

Rights

All rights reserved

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