Tin, baking powder; T J Edmonds Ltd; [?]; CT81.1515b

Name/Title

Tin, baking powder

About this object

Baking powder tin; a large, cylindrical tin fro Edmonds baking powder. The tin is printed with orange, yellow and red advertising, and has a press-on lid. Printed: "Edmonds, Estd 1879, Prize Baking Powder, 5lbs nett weight". Made in Christchurch by T J Edmonds Ltd.

Maker

T J Edmonds Ltd

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Canterbury, Christchurch

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Embossed on lid: "Edmonds"

Printed on tin: "Printed on label: "MAKES / LIGHT PASTRY / SCONES / BREAD / TEA CAKE / PUDDINGS", "EDMONDS / ESTD. 1879 / PRIZE / BAKING POWDER / SURE TO RISE / TRADE MARK / (REGISTERED)", "PUBLIC / OPINION / ONCE USED / ALWAYS / USED / TRY IT" and "PREPARED WITH / CREAM / OF / TARTAR / Manufactured by / T. J. EDMONDS LTD. / 375 FERRY ROAD / CHRISTCHURCH, N.Z."

Measurements

h 170mm x di 150mm
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

CT81.1515b

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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