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tinware

(ˈtɪnˌwɛə)
n
objects made of tin plate

tin•ware

(ˈtɪnˌwɛər)

n.
articles made of tin plate.
[1750–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.tinware - articles of commerce made of tin plate
article of commerce - an article that is offered for sale
tin plate, tinplate - a thin sheet of metal (iron or steel) coated with tin to prevent rusting; used especially for cans, pots, and tins
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Now a bag of remarkable clothespins, next, a wonderful nutmeg grater which fell to pieces at the first trial, a knife cleaner that spoiled all the knives, or a sweeper that picked the nap neatly off the carpet and left the dirt, labor-saving soap that took the skin off one's hands, infallible cements which stuck firmly to nothing but the fingers of the deluded buyer, and every kind of tinware, from a toy savings bank for odd pennies, to a wonderful boiler which would wash articles in its own steam with every prospect of exploding in the process.
The houses had little gardens around them, but they didn't seem to raise hardly anything in them but jimpson-weeds, and sunflowers, and ash piles, and old curled-up boots and shoes, and pieces of bottles, and rags, and played-out tinware.
When the corners of her mouth went down suddenly like a barometer it usually foretold a fall of crockery and tinware.
Sure-Can Ltd Tata Steel Packaging The Coca-Cola Company The Valspar (UK) Corporation Ltd ThyssenKrupp Rasselstein Tinplaste Company of India Tinware Direct Ltd Toyo Seikan Group Holdings Ltd.
Touches like environmentally friendly cloth napkins and matching tinware can make your picnic table Michelin-star-worthy.
Trays, bottle stands, frames, wine wagons, cruet and liquor stands, buttons, beads, rosaries, snuff and tobacco boxes, plate warmers, vegetable warmers, coal scuttles, canisters, bellows, book or blotter covers, hats, wig boxes, decorative panels for ships and carriages: the product lists of firms making japanned tinware or papier mache could run to several pages, and japanners from the Midlands rarely fought shy of manufacturing seemingly impossible items.
On entering Al Riwaq, the visitor's attention is immediately drawn to a display of enamelled tinware of the kind that can still be purchased in Souq Waqif, a riot of cheerfully gaudy colourful floral patterns.
The subject of papier-mache and the accompanying craft of tinware manufacture is rooted deep within the history of Birmingham and its surrounding areas, and so how very pleasant it is to say that Yvonne Jones has written a fine book which uncovers and examines the complexities and processes of two complementary trades which were once an intrinsic part of the 19th century domestic luxury trade (with its roots in the 18th century).
Among the most popular are handmade tinware items, including tin measures in graduated sizes from $13.
anchors and chains, ironmongery, tinware, ship bells, winches, wool presses, pots for boiling down sheep, beef salting machine, cedar and pine in logs and boards', as well as horses and carts.
AI'm a big fan of illustrator Emma Ball's gorgeous nautical crockery, fabrics and tinware, and now she's dipped her toe into the kiddie market with this Pirate Tin case.
The deal gives us an opportunity to demonstrate Sapin's unique expertise in the manufacture of decorative tinware by bringing to the region's consumers one of the world's best-loved chocolate brands in a high-quality, visually appealing packaging.