Wanted : Mint condition " Metropolitan Stores , Brixton S.W. " Codd . ( Reliance patent or standard ) .
The Universal variety to which robbie referred with its subtle differences.
For those that may not have seen it before it is worth checking Paul Barker's 'Victorian Ointment Pots' site linked below along with the Holloway's section.
Not mine I hasten to add Mark but an example from Paul Barker's site.
Paul dates use of the 244 Strand address to between 1840 and 1867.