Vintage Carr & Co Ltd Carlisle Tin Sampler Circa 1950s Motto Hudson Scott Crinoline Lady HTF Carrs Biscuit Version
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Item - Vintage Carr & Co. Limited Biscuit Tin - Sampler, Circa 1950s; this is the harder to find version of this particular tin. The more common version is printed to the lid in the centre with the word SAMPLER, where is this version is printed with CARR'S BISCUITS. The decoration on the tin is raised on this version and the base of the tin is stamped with CARR & CO. LTD BISCUIT MANUFACTURERS CARLISLE ENGLAND (please see all photos).
Tin Maker - Hudson Scott of Carlisle, England
Produced For - Carr & Co. Ltd of Carlisle, England
Stamps - Stamped to the base as above
Type - Large Biscuit Tin
Circa - 1950s
Construction - Tin
Country of Origin - England
Dimensions - 9.25" square (4.25" in height)
Weight - 675 gram
Condition - Very Good Used Condition, with some slight edge wear, small rub to the top left hand corner and some scratching to the inside of the base (please see photos)
Other Interesting Points - The sides of this rather lovely tin are printed with four old mottos or sayings as follows -
- Smooth Runs the Water where the Brook is Deep
- The Noblest Mind the Best Contentment has.
- And I oft have heard defended - Little said is soonest mended
- Be to her Virtues very Kind - Be to her faults a little blind
The top of the tin is printed with the image of a sampler featuring a Crinoline Lady & Gentleman
(Please see all Photos).
POSTAGE & PACKAGING
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|Next Day UK Delivery||£10.00|
|Signed For UK Delivery||£7.00|
|Standard UK Delivery||£6.00|
|Air Mail Europe||£9.00|
|Air Mail Outside Europe||£12.00|