A silver and glass Biscuit Barrel by Hukin and Heath.
A glass lobed Biscuit Box or Jar with patent silver automatic opening lid, by Hukin and Heath, London 1901. Pattern number 12474 in Hukin and Heath’s stock list.
Good but with signs of an old erasure of intials on the upper surface of the lid.
Height to top of handle – 22.10 cm.; Diameter – 14.20 cm.; Weight – 653.50 gms.