Huntley and Palmers Sir Winston Churchill Biscuit Tin 1956
Huntley and Palmers Sir Winston Churchill commemorative biscuit tin produced in 1956 is for sale. This Huntley and Palmers Winston Churchill commemorative biscuit tin is rectangular in shape with a photographic portrait of Sir Winston Churchill on the lid of the biscuit tin. The Huntley and Palmer biscuit tin is decorated with objects associated with Sir Winston Churchill such as a painting palette, poodle, cigar, etc. This photographic portrait to the lid of the Huntley and Palmers biscuit tin made Yousuf Karsh's name as an artist. Armenian-born Karsh (1908-2002) was working as a photographer in Ottawa when he came to the notice of the Canadian Prime Minister. The story is often told of how Karsh created this famous portrait of Winston Churchill during the early years of World War II. This Huntley and Palmers biscuit tin is in overall Very Good condition with a small indentation to the top right corner of the lid, minor scratches and the remnants of old clear tape around the lid opening (possibly the original seal). To view more details of this collectable Huntley and Palmers Sir Winston Churchill biscuit tin please visit the Reading Museum website. Thank you.