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tinplate

[′tin‚plāt]
(metallurgy)
Thin sheet iron or steel coated with tin.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

tinplate

Thin iron or steel sheets which have been plated with tin as a protection against oxidation.
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In 2015, the firm celebrated 275 years by showing an exhibition at the factory to show off past products, from tinware plates to Sunbeam motorcycles and cars, as well as parts used in famous aircraft down the years, from the Mosquito and Wellington bombers of the Second World War to Concorde, the Harrier jump-jet and the swing-wing Tornado.
Until this publication, papier mache and tinware have not been seen as parts of the same industry.
A private company Blueprint Collections has designed a new range of Sanderson stationery, bags and tinware from Sanderson's Porcelain Garden collection the group said, adding the range includes notebooks, pencil cases and photo albums along with bags, satchels and cake tins.
(3) Heart-shaped tin ornaments ($3.99 each) are among the many handmade tinware items offered at Old Sturbridge Village.
Then I got into tinware for the kitchen and tin lunchboxes." One of her prize purchases is a 20-year-old lunchbox with a picture of the Beatles on it.
Foilware sells best when displayed in 8 feet of eye-level pegs over tinware, compared with 4 feet ribboned, Lynam believes.
And now Yvonne Jones, former museum worker and author of "Japanned Papier Mache and Tinware c.1740-c1940" is battling to ensure the West Midland's key role in the craze which was all the rage in the 1800s is not forgotten.
"I thought I'd be the hardest to please," she said, "but the details like the matching tinware place settings knocked my socks off." Scott Miller's high point was the hike through the redwoods with park ranger Alex Tabone.
It has a line of ceramic mugs made to look like vintage tinware; it expanded this collection to include dinnerware to match its best-selling red "tin" mug.
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).
Many farmers at that time were also craftsmen who supplemented their farm earnings by making pottery, tinware or iron items fashioned in blacksmith shops.