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Tin containing chocolate commemorating the Coronation of King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra

Period:
20th Century
Description:

A souvenir of the coronation of Edward VII and printed with the stamp of the city of Carlisle.  This was a very common souvenir, but it is rare to find the chocolate intact.

 

A small tin decorated on the top containing a bar of chocolate wrapped in paper.

Materials/Media:
tin, paper, chocolate
Dimensions:
height 25mm, width 65mm, length 105mm
Source:
Annan Museum
Accession number:
ANMUS:330.1
Digital Number:
HRFD001a-c
Creation Date:
1902
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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