Description : A scarce antique English Biscuit Tin, Huntley & Palmers, ca. This is the "Bookstand", a miniature, figural double-decker Library Bookstand with embossed and lithographed books resting on four knobbed feet.Features an array of period titles, including a dated 1905 Almanac. This is only one of two H&B Tins with a date that I know of. Lid interior stamped: HUNTLEY & PALMERS / + BISCUITS + / READING & LONDON. As shown; otherwise Good with bold graphics and desirable subject matter. The hinge is original and the lid closes securely. A HTF Huntley & Palmer's Biscuit Tin; highly-appropriate for any collection. See photos for complete details and close-ups. Please consider them as part of the description. Measures 5"W x 6-3/8"H x 4-1/4D overall. Good Luck, thanks for looking, and be sure to bookmark my Auctions, listed and ending daily.
The item "Antique Huntley & Palmers Bookstand Figural Books Biscuit Tin, c1905, Rare, NR" is in sale since Thursday, October 19, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Tins".The seller is "mgs1971" and is located in South Dartmouth, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.