Kitsch on the outside, sweet on the inside! This little recipe tin has the best recipe of all printed on the inside of its lid. It reads -
RECIPE FOR PRESERVING CHILDREN
1 Grass-grown field.
1 Half-dozen Children (or more).
Several dogs (and puppies, if available)
Into field pour children and dogs, allowing to mix well. Pour brook over pebbles till slightly frothy. When children are nicely brown cool in a warm bath. When dry, serve with milk and fresh baked gingerbread.
DIMENSIONS (H) 80mm (W) 130mm (D) 75mm
CONDITION: Used vintage condition, a few slight dents and scratches to the tins exteriors but this is to be expected on items of this age.