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Tobacco Tin - J.G. Dill's Best Cut Tobacco

From the Collection of Anglesea and District Historical Society 5B McMillan Street Anglesea Victoria

Description
Tobacco tin, badly rusted of J.G. Dill's Best Cut Plug. J.G. was once a great Virginian tobacco company, known worldwide for its Dill's Best Pipe tobacco.
Size
W9.7cm L7.6cm D2.1cm.
Object Registration
00973
Keywords
smoking, j.g. dills, pipe tobacco
When Made
Estimated date: 1890
Made By
J.G.Dill (Maker)
Inscriptions & Markings
Lady with arms above head. DILL'S / BEST.
J.G. DILL'S / BEST / CUT PLUG / RICHMOND VA USA /
On sticker - red writing: 1.8.oz Net Factory Weight when packed
Sides of tin: (1 & 2) DILL'S BEST CUT PLUG x 2. (3) THE BEST CUT PLUG. Celebrated for its smoking quality. (4) Notice - The manufacturer of this tobacco has complied with all requirements of law. Every person is cautioned under penalties of law not to use this package for tobacco again.
Last updated
15 Feb 2020 at 5:21PM