Historical information

Henry Berry was a British-born merchant who came to Melbourne in 1856 and established a successful business in salt and general goods. He later expanded into tea, flour, sugar and other commodities. He founded Henry Berry and Company (Australasia) Ltd1 which became one of the largest importers and distributors in Australia.

Physical description

Round tin container with purple and sliver coloured background, and purple writing. has round pull-off lid

Inscriptions & markings

Glen Valley Tea