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Century Old Biscuit added to Collection
Amongst a number of items recently donated to the King's Own Museum related to Private John William Benham of the 1st Battalion, King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment is a one hundred year old biscuit!
Made by the Hindu Biscuit Company Limited, Delhi between 1908 and 1912 the biscuit is mounted on a felt covered board which was originally framed, but was damaged in the Blitz of the Second World War.
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