Coffee Tin

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Identifier

KKBOC0048

Title

Coffee Tin

Description

Metal coffee tin containing 2x250g coffee packs with illustrated scenes of a coffee plantation showing workers cllecting the coffee beans with a backdrop of a tropical environment. Boarders on top and bottom showing numerous varied colour fruits, leaves, and flowers, along with a yellow and white tea pot.

Type

Koloniale Boekjes en Artefacten

Relation

Collection of colonial booklets, memorabilia, etc. from around the world.

Source

The Black Archives

Format

Metal Tin

Subject

Black/Indigenous Woman, Black/Indigenous Man

Coverage

Fruit, Plantation, Ladder, Flowers, Coffepot

Date

c.1970's

Physical Dimensions

12x11.5x16

Country of Production

Netherlands

Place of Production

Amsterdam

Keywords

Coffee, Plantation, Fruit, Workers, Caricature

Rightholder

De Gruyter

Archived By

Richard Weaver

Bibliography

https://www.retro-en-design.co.uk/a-59753363/sold/set-of-two-vintage-coffee-tins-by-de-gruyter/#description http://www.degruyterfabriek.nl/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/04-De-Gruyter.pdf

Citation

“Coffee Tin,” The Black Archives, accessed July 7, 2022, https://collection.theblackarchives.nl/items/show/50.
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