Tin [Hacks]; White Hudson & Co Ltd; [?]; CT83.1588g

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Owaka Museum and Catlins Information Centre Wahi Kahuika - the Meeting Place – a rest on your journey.

Name/Title

Tin [Hacks]

About this object

Tin; a large tin for Hacks lozenges. The tin is red, with a colour image of a man sneezing into a handkerchief. Made in Southport, England by White Hudson & Co Ltd.

Maker

White Hudson & Co Ltd

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Merseyside, Sefton, Southport

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal

Inscription and Marks

Printed: "HACKS / SOL MANUFACTURERS / WHITE HUDSON & Co Ltd. / SOUTHPORT / ENGLAND"

Measurements

h 260mm x l 150mm x w 130mm
Small

Subject and Association Keywords

public aspects of medicine, medical centres. hospitals. dispensaries. clinics

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey".

Object Type

Container

Object number

CT83.1588g

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

Comments
T. HACKS 17 Nov 2015 14:51 PM,UTC

I 'm from Germany and Gabe found one of these cans on the flea years ago . Had I simply have .
T. HACKS

T. HACKS 17 Nov 2015 14:50 PM,UTC

I 'm from Germany and Gabe found one of these cans on the flea years ago . Had I simply have .
T. HACKS

T. HACKS 17 Nov 2015 14:49 PM,UTC

I 'm from Germany and Gabe found one of these cans on the flea years ago . Had I simply have .
T. HACKS

Mark Brennan 28 Nov 2013 19:38 PM,UTC

I remember them still being in those tins around the late 70s. As a school kid I was quite addicated to them, I ate about 1/2 lb (500g) a day.

The sweets are were very similar to Jakemans (the ones in the black bag)

Sue 16 Apr 2013 21:31 PM,UTC

I live in London and bought two of these in a charity shop any idea how old they are

JIll Smith 08 May 2012 09:48 AM,UTC

Hello,

I live in Holland and got a tin like this! Its very old but nice.


Greetz Jill

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