Jaxonite biscuit barrel

Description

A round biscuit barrel with a silver coloured metal trim to the base, silver coloured metal handle and a silver coloured metal knob to the lid. The base colour of the Jaxonite barrel is black, the outer surfaces have a brown mottling, as has the inner surface of the base. The metal trim has a simple beaded design. The registered design number on the base indicates that it was designed and probably also made circa 1906. See also AIBDC : 009368 and AIBDC : 009370 Measurements given are with handle in raised position.
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Inscriptions

moulded: "REG NO. 482780 MADE IN ENGLAND JAXONITE" (underside of lid)
moulded: "JAXONITE" (base)

Object number

AIBDC : 009369

Date

1906 (circa)

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Material

Dimensions
Height
200mm
Diameter
175mm

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