Bovrillo Lozenges tin

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-199039

Description

Round gold tin with gold writing. Tin contains Bovril Lozenges which are "an antidote to mentail overstrain".

Details

Descriptive Terms

tins (containers)
metal
Tin

Inscription

"Bovril Lozenges/ An antidote to mental overstrain/ 1 oz more nourishing than 50ox of Meat Extract/ Bovril Limited/ 30 Farringdon St. London" (Image of people outodoors being active, walking and riding bikes is the image that rests above this text. )
"Multum in parvo/ Sustaining Nourishment for Cyclists, Athletes, Travellers, Invalids ETC*" (Painted)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Merchandising T&E

Dimensions

.50 (H), 2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2464