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From the Collection of Mont De Lancey 71 Wellington Road Wandin North Victoria

Rectangular, red tobacco tin with hinged lid and gold lettering on lid
11 cm. L. X 8 cm. W. X 2.5 cm. H.
Object Registration
tobacco containers, tobacco tins, smoking equipment
Inscriptions & Markings
On lid in gold lettering: "State Express Ready Rubbed Virginia Tobacco" Also on the lid the company logo of a pair of crossed flags and 2 floral sprigs, surmounted by a bird with outstretched wings. Above the logo are the words: "Absolutely unique" and below the logo, on a wavy black background stripe, the words: "ARDATH FINE CUT".
Inside the lid: "State Express Ready Rubbed" and "Ardath Fine Cut, with the logo in between. Underneath are printed the words: "has the name of ARDATH printed on the paper lining"
Last updated
18 Jan 2020 at 10:34PM