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Tin

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

Description
Rectangular, red tobacco tin with hinged lid and gold lettering on lid
Size
11 cm. L. X 8 cm. W. X 2.5 cm. H.
Object Registration
3337
Keywords
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