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Bantam coffee container label details
Bantam coffee container label details

Detail of the Bantam Coffee product and Directions for use printed around the label: "BANTAM COFFEE is sold in the following sizes - 1-lb tins; 1/2 -lb tins; 2 - oz, and 1 - oz tins Bantam coffee should be exposed as little as possible to the air; after use tightly close the lid. The tin contains sufficient to make 50 cups of coffee'. Further round the label (see image 2001.291.02) is 'DIRECTIONS For a teacup use two measures (measure supplied) of Bantam Coffee with boiling water and a good proportion of hot milk. Add sugar to taste and stir well. Too much Bantam spoils the flavour. Made only by THE BANTAM PRODUCTIONS LTD LEEDS, 12 ENGLAND'. Top of metal lid has embossed CLOSE TIGHTLY.
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