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Biscuit Tin

This is a Biscuit tin. It is dated 1926–1928 and we acquired it in 1990. Its medium is offset lithograph on tin. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 19 x 12.7 x 8.7 cm (7 1/2 x 5 x 3 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Biscuit Tin; offset lithograph on tin; H x W x D: 19 x 12.7 x 8.7 cm (7 1/2 x 5 x 3 7/16 in.); 1990-93-11-a,b

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