Chocolate Tin; Cadbury's/Fry's/Rowntree's England; 1899; C2005

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Name/Title

Chocolate Tin

About this object

Chocolate Tin gifted to troops in Boer War by Queen Victoria.

Maker

Cadbury's/Fry's/Rowntree's England

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1899

Place Made

England

Medium and Materials

Metal tin

Credit Line

Museum Purchase

Object Type

Chocolate Tin

Object number

C2005

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Paul 10 Nov 2010 23:16 PM,UTC

A lot of these tins were distributed, so the value is not high. Here is an example of one that recently came up at online auction (but did not attract a bidder):
http://www.bidorbuy.co.za/item/24536902/Boer_War_Queen_Victoria_Christmas_Chocolate_Tin_1900.html

William 05 Nov 2010 15:57 PM,UTC

I have a south africa 1900 Box of chocolate with chocolate still inside signed by Queen Victoria from the Boer war would you know the value of this Thank you - William

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