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Willoware Tin, Certificate, History information

From the Collection of Numurkah & District Historical Society Old Bank Building cnr Melville and Knox Street Numurkah Victoria

Description
1. Cylinder shaped tin with lids on both ends - used for cooking nutloaf. The top lid is removable and has 9 perforated holes. There is label on the side which has been added for display purposes (see below)
2. Centenary Certificate from Willoware to Thomas O'Sullivan
3. Willow Centenary book 1887-1987 and photocopy pages of Willowware history
Size
1. 180mm height x 80mm diameter (tin) 2. 420 x 300mm (certificate) 3. 190mm x 145mm (booklet)
Object Registration
2019-102
Keywords
willow ware, willow, kitchen, cooking, nutloaf tin, certificate, centenary
Made By
Willow Ware Australia (Creator)
Inscriptions & Markings
1. Nutloaf tin: Willow, Nutloaf, top, 6 3/4 x 3 1/8, made in Australia (on top lid) / Willow Australia, Nut Loaf, 170mm x 80mm (on bottom lid) / Willow Ware "Nut Loaf" Tin First made early 1900's (on the side of the cylinder) / Canister Manufacturers Wilson Bros North Melbourne (stamped on paper on the side of the cylinder)
2. as per photo Also.....handwritten "Left the company in1998 (43 years service)
3. Willow 1887-1987 on front of booklet
Last updated
27 Nov 2019 at 1:41PM