An unusual shaped original Queen's Coronation Souvenir biscuit tin containing a red, white and blue themed vintage sewing kit. Inside the hinged tin lid reads: McVitie & Price Ltd. Edinburgh, London, Manchester. Coronation Souvenir June 1953.
Contained inside is a collection of vintage notions on a befitting Red, white and blue theme. Includes British Made Nylcord for stringing Pearls and beads, British Snap press studs, Newey's Hook and Eyes by appointment to Her Majesty The Queen and Queen Mary, Chadwicks Wool and Nylon for Reinforcing and Mending, Marquise British Made Ric Braid, crochet edging, lace edging, Braiding and many many buttons - all displayed in photos.
Would make a unique Christmas / Birthday gift or ideal for a textile /design/ fashion student.
Base of tin measures approx 18cm wide, 16cm deep. It's full to the top with goodies!
Tin is worn but still very attractive and lid functioning fine.
Please feel free to contact me if you have any queries.
Price is for Royal Mail second class postage. USA postage is International Tracked and Signed. Happy to combine postage if required via a refund after purchase.