Biscuit Tin for 'Antwerpse Handjes' biscuits

Unknown1934 – 1940


Antwerp, Belgium

Tin box for biscuits called 'Antwerpse Handjes' (Antwerp Hands), with the silhouette of the cathedral and the central square of Antwerp.
This was the first packaging for the famous 'Antwerpse Handjes' biscuits, after they were invented in 1934.


  • Title: Biscuit Tin for 'Antwerpse Handjes' biscuits
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Date Created: 1934 – 1940
  • Location: Belgium
  • Physical Dimensions: height: 6.8cm – width: 17cm – depth: 17cm
  • Subject Keywords: Antwerp History and Folklore
  • Type: Packaging
  • Medium: Metal
  • ID: VM.2009.118.257
  • Department: MAS collection – Folklore

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