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Tin - Imperial Crown Aromatic Flake Pipe Tobacco

From the Collection of Greensborough Historical Society 34 Glenauburn Road Lower Plenty Lower Plenty Victoria

Description
Steel box with press lid. Lid painted in blue and white, with gold and red emblem, letters in white, red and blue. Box painted in gold, with black letters.
Size
6.5 x 8.5 x 2 cm
Object Registration
3045
Keywords
tobacco tin, imperial crown pipe tobacco
Historical information
Pipe and cigarette tobacco was often kept in air tight tins to keep the contents fresh. Last use was to contain craft materials.
When Made
1964_
Inscriptions & Markings
"Imperial Crown aromatic flake pipe tobacco"
Last updated
12 Jul 2017 at 11:15PM