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Literature Biscuit Tin

This is a Biscuit tin . It was manufactured by Huntley & Palmers, Ltd.. We acquired it in 1990. Its medium is offset lithograph on tin. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Eileen Preiss and Alvin Preiss.

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Literature Biscuit Tin ; Manufactured by Huntley & Palmers, Ltd. (United Kingdom); offset lithograph on tin; 1990-93-3

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