Tin, Cure-C-Cure; Romac Industries Ltd; 20th century; CT06.4655a

Name/Title

Tin, Cure-C-Cure

About this object

Tin; a small, rectangular tin with hinged lid. The exterior of the lid is cream, with an orange image of a car and text in black reading: "CURE-C-CURE, Tube Repair Outfit by Romac Regd". Made in England by Romac Industries Limited, Croydon Surrey.

Originally contained a kit for repairing tyre punctures.

Maker

Romac Industries Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

20th century

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Surrey

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Printed on lid: "CURE-C-CURE / TUBE REPAIR OUTFIT / by ROMAC / REGD / MADE IN / ENGLAND"

Measurements

h 25mm x l 130mm x w 95mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

social science, transportation and communications, automotive transportation

Credit Line

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

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT06.4655a

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Comments
CallumHW 28 Dec 2012 20:43 PM,UTC

Hi
I've got very similar tin except with a motorcyclist on the lid. It had all the original patches etc. do you have a more specific date etc of manufacture of this design?
Cheers
Callum Hart-Woolcock

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