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2012/31/1-19 Food storage tin, 'Sago', part of a collection of retail packaging, domestic goods, tinplate, made for Bushells, Australia, 1908-1940. Click to enlarge.

Bushells sago tin

Rectangular metal storage tin printed with scenary of a tea plantation, hills, women carrying baskets and carts. At the top of the front face is the word 'SAGO'. A small cylindrical lid fits on a short neck on the top. Printed around the lid and base is information about Bushells.

Summary

Object No.

2012/31/1-19

Object Statement

Food storage tin, 'Sago', part of a collection of retail packaging, domestic goods, tinplate, made for Bushells, Australia, 1908-1940

Physical Description

Rectangular metal storage tin printed with scenary of a tea plantation, hills, women carrying baskets and carts. At the top of the front face is the word 'SAGO'. A small cylindrical lid fits on a short neck on the top. Printed around the lid and base is information about Bushells.

Marks

The tin is printed with product information.

Cite this Object

Harvard

Bushells sago tin 2015, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 February 2020, <https://ma.as/445245>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/445245 |title=Bushells sago tin |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=17 February 2020 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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