Candy container

Mechanical lithographed tinplate penny toy Santa Claus and sleigh with candy container. Comprising a lithographed Santa Claus with white beard in grey fur-edged robe. The sleigh has gold shafts, a red frame, and runners on top of which is an embossed wickerwork body with sliding lid for the storage of sweets or candies. Purchased for one penny (1d) from a London street trader on 17th December 1906.

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Further Information
  • Number of items: 1
  • Measurements: W 93 mm; D 22 mm; H 35 mm
  • Materials: iron; tin; paint
  • Status: permanent collection
  • Copyright Holder: digital image copyright Museum of London
  • Last Updated: 2017-02-03
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