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Arnotts biscuit tin

painted tin
(a-b) 6.7 × 22.0 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
(a) punched in base inside of rim: (monogram)
Accession Number
Australian Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased with the assistance of the Commonwealth Government, through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body, 1995
© Miyuki Nakahara
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Part of the painted decoration is abraded and the exposed tin surface polished. Australian coins have then been stamped through the lid so that the surface resembles a rubbing.