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Advertising Tins & Containers

Shown is a collection of vintage to antique  tins and containers from tobacco, food, candy, and other products

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Breethem Breath Mint Tin. Small. Ca. 1920s
 
 
 
S#1

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Union Leader Redi-Cut Uncle Sam Tobacco Tin
 
 
 
 
S#1
 

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Union Leader Smoking Tobacco Round Tin w/ Lid. P. Lorillard Company

T#3

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M.J.B. Co's Aladdin Coffee tin. One Pound. Missing it's lid

T#3

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Two old metal typewriter ribbon tins: Reliant Typewriter Ribbon mfg especially for G.C. Murphy Co. & KeeLox Brand Mfg. Co.,Inc.

T6

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Sanka Coffee tin. 1 lb. tin. One ding

T6

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Small Beechams Pills cardboard pill box. English origin with Price of 1 shilling 4 pence on the lid. "Worth A Guinea A Box"

T6

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Keebler Oven Fresh Saltines round 1lb. tin. Little over 6" in height. Keebelr Weyl Baking Co., Philadelphia

T6

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Two Theatrical Cold Cream tins: 1. Hollywood Extra Theatrical Cleansing Cold Cream. 4" in diameter,8oz content. Made by Rabin Company, Hollywood California. 2. Barnard Cold Cream, 4.5" in diameter. Distributed by Associated Products Co., Washington D.C. Both in very good condition.

T6

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O-Cedar Mop Slip-On Dusting tin. Circular tin measures 7" in diameter. No.9. Some dings and scattered wear.

T6

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Lot: Cavalier King Size Cigarettes oval tin. Dr. LeGears' Fly & Insect powder. Cardboard body with metal top and bottom.
 
T6
 

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Old Crayola Crayons "An-Du-Septic" tin. Very good condition. Made in the US by Binney & Smith Co. Slightly over 6" in length.

TY20

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Burnham Brand Telephone Peas tin & Wayne Brand Tomatoes both packed by Edgett-Burnham Company, Newark, New York.

S30

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Old Ginseng Flower Tea tin. Stil full. Made by Siping Pharmacuetical Works, Kirin, China. 4.5" in height.

S30

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"De Reszke" The Aristocrat of Cigarettes. metal tin. J. Millhoff Co. Ltd., Piccadilly W.  Virginia Cigarettes. Price of 10f 50 (French) printed on the top of the tin.

S30

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Golden Twins Climax Plug tin. Measures: 4"x 4" x 2" . Mfgt by P. Lorillard Co.

S30

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Peoples Quality Sodium Perborate glass bottle. Peoples Drugs Stores, Washington D.C.  5" in height.

S30

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Colgate tooth powder tin. "Giant Size" approx. 5" in height. Partially full.

S30

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Holiday Pipe Mixture pipe tobacco tin. Manufactured by Larus & Bro. Co. Inc., Richmond Va.  7 Ounces. The tin is still full, with the key to open it affixed to the bottom of the tin. 4" in height.

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Prince Albert tobacco tin. 14 ounce size. Still full of tobacco. RJ Reynolds Co, Winston Salem, NC.  Measures: 5" in height.
 
S46 

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Two small tins: Victrola Tungs-Tone Stylus tin, last date noted on the tin, 1924. Four stylus remain within. Columbia Gramophone Needls, the tin is full.

S43

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Vaseline Camphor Ice round metal tin. Measures 3.5" in length. Made by Cheesborough Mfg. Co.

S43

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Two old metal Pastilles tins. 1. E-Z Voice Pastilles. E-Z Chemical Co., Washington D.C. 4" in length. 2. Evans Antiseptic Throat Pastilles, made in England by Evans Medical Supplies Ltd., Liverpool & London.

T6

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"Uneeda Bakers" Butter Wafers round tin. Stands: 6.5" in height. National Biscuit Company. A few dings and scattered wear.

T6

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Swift's Peanut Butter 2 lb. tin. Very good, measures: 5" in height. With lid.

S65

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Lot: two car product tins. Simoniz Bodyguard Car Wax screwtop container. 12 oz. , dated 1952.  Western Auto Bug & Tar remover. Scattered corrosion. 1 pint, 1964.
 
S65

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Quaker Oats Co., Corn Meal cardboard container. Measures: 6.25" in height.

T#5

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Old Boy Scouts First Aid tin

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Mennen's Sen Yang Talc Powder. Rare Sample tin, coprighted 1910. Measures: 2.25" in height.  On the back is a small paper decal that states "Free Sample-Penalty If Sold $500"

T#5

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A.S. Hinds Cre-Mis Talcum Powder, Sample Tin. Early 1900s.  2" in height. Scarce !

T#5

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Dill's Best Tobacco. 14 ounce tin. J.G.Dill Co. Richmond, Va. Measures: 4.5" in height.

 

TY30

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Unopened bag of Dukes Mixture, Smoking Tobacco. Liggett & Myers, Durham. NC.

S43

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Dainty Cake Flower 5lb. tin. Valier & Spies Milling Corporatio, St. Louis. 12" in height. Few dings, surface corrosion to the lid, minor paint loss.

T7

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Small cardboard box of Ice Cream. One Pint contents. Copyrighted 1943 by Bloomer Bros. Company. Approx. 4" x 3"

T7

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Shields Date Crystals. Large tin container with paper litho covering and lid. Contents 5 lbs. 6" in height; 7.25" in diameter.

T7

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Ucal Brand Black Currant Glycerine Pastilles metal tin. Very good condition; 3.75" in length.

T7

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Very old Quick Mother's Oats cardboard container. Approx. 9.5" in height. 3 lbs. container. Made by Quaker Oats Co. Lid is torn and in poor condition. Paper litho on the container is agetoned and soiled.

T7

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Lot two tins of Talcum Powder: Gardenia Bouquet made by Dorothy Reed, NY,NY. 10oz in size. 8" in height. Medicated Merit Powder, Merritt Chemical Co. Greensboro, NC. 2 oz size. Stands 5" in height.

T7

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Bleeker & Simmons East India Orange Pekoe tea tin. 1/2 lb. in size. Good condition.

S72

 

 


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Cameron's Finest Smoking Tobacco tin. Cameron & Cameron Co., Richmond Va.  1/2 pound tin. Lid shows some wear and denting.

S72

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Edgeworth Extra High Grade Ready Rubbed humidor tin. Nice hinged lid. Approx. 6" in height.
 
S72 

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Cinco cigar tin. Made by Otto Eisenlohr Bros., Philadelphia. Some wear to the lid, approx. 5" in height.

S72

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Tiger Bright Sweet Chewing Tobacco large tin. Two swing handles. Approx. 8" x 6" , and 6" in height. Some scattered wear and paint loss.
 
S72

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Patterson's Seal Cut Plug 1lb tin. Patterson Tobacco Co., Richmond Va. Hinged lid with handle, very good condition.
 
S72

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Yale Mixture Smoking Tobacco. Some paint loss around the base. 4" in length.

S72

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Whittmore Bros. & Co. Baby "Elite" Polish for Box Calf tin. 1.5" in diameter.
 
S72
 
 

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Heather Or Amber Shade Rouge round tin. Made by Heather Co, New York. Tin is full.
 
S72

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Diurbital glass vial made by Grant Chemical Co., Inc. 316 East 77th Street, New York City. 2.5" in length.
 
S72
 
 

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Payson's Indelible Ink tins. One with partial outer paper label. Circa  1900s.
 
S72

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Fruitalives liver tablets. Tubular container, 2.5" in length.
 
S72 

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Very Old Mar Jax Salve for Piles small round tin. "Since 1860" Marjax Chemical Co. Baltimore MD. Diameter 2"



S#12

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White Rouge, old small round tin, which still contains some rouge powder. Jacobin Perfumes, Toronto, Canada.

S#12

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Dentotape (Keton) 100 yards. Flat Ribbon Floss Dentotape. Johnson & Johnson. Small round metal tin, still with dental tape, 1.5" in diameter.

S#12

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Sunoco and Mobil household oil tins. Sunoco has some contents, the Mobil tin, mostly full.

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Watkins Laxative Cold Tablets. J.R. Watkins Company. 100 tablets, empty. 3.5" in length. Very good condition.

T6

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Lot: Bugler tin cigarette case, Very good. Edgeworth extra high grade Plug Slice smoking tobacco, Very good. Regent Cigarettes cardboard case for 20 cigarettes, some pencil on the top of the box. Lucky Strike Cut Plug tin case, some scratcing to tin box top.

T6

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Remember when you went to the 'ol gas station to kill your bugs? Gulf & Esso tin hand pump bug sprayers.

T7

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Rexall Theatrical Cold Cream tin. Very good condition. United Drug Co.

T6

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Nabisco Shredded Wheat  12oz. Box.  ca. 1950s featuring Rin Tin Tin  premium on the reverse side.

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Reverse side of above

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Planters Salted Mixed Nuts tin. 7 oz. Made by Planters Nut & Chocolate Co., Copyrighted  1944.

T6

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Lot: 3 tins. Fynnon Salt, The Fynnon Salt Co., St Helens, England; Round Band-Aid container by Johnson & Johnson. Cardboard body, tin lid and bottom; Mum cream deodorant glass container with tin screw on top, made by Bristol Myers Co.

T6

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Kemp's "Signature Chocolates" 1 lb. cardboard box. Copyright 1937, E.F. Kemp, Somerville, Mass.

S25

 

 



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Decorative metal embossed chocolate tin. Hinged lid with  birds design on top.

MT6

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Old Clarks Candy Bar display/shipping box. Circa 1930s or 40s. Designed to hold 24 candy bars. Very good condition.

T4

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Original, not a repro of Hershey's Milk Chocolate Kisses 2.5 lb. box. Box No. 130.  Still has the display insert offering 3 Kisses for a penny.  Circa 1920s or 30s. Excellent condition.

T4

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Old original Tootsie Roll box.  80 count box. 1 cent price. One apron split. Very good condition. Circa 1930s-40s.

T4

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Pathfinder Lighter Fuel tin. Product of The Robert Sinclair Tobacco Co. Ltd., Newcastl Upon Tyne. Square tin, very good condition.

T4

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Two old metal Colgate Shaving Powder tins, two different styled tins. 4" in height.

T6

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Beverly Creamy Peanut Butter glass jar with label.

T6

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Esso Cup Grease tin.  1 lb. size. Measures: 4.5" in height.

S65

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Rama Hindu Inscense box. Empty. Pine aroma. Made in the USA, expressly for S.S. Krege Co.,  dated  1934. 3.5" in height.

S64

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Cadillac Blue Coral Sealer jar. White glass with metal screw top lid. Product for applying to your Cadillac's paint finish. What! You don't own a Cadillac ?? Peon!

T6

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Lot: Three Tobacco Tins~1. J.G. Dills Best Cut Plug, nice clean tin. 2. Craven "A" 50 cork tipped cigarette tin. Carreras Limited, London. 3. Dial "D" Smoking Tobacco.

T6

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Hollywood Extra Theatrical Cold Cream. Glass with tin lid. Still full.

T6

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Gem Lye tin with paper label. Measures: 4" in height.

T6

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Melachrino cigarette tin. Plain,Cork,and Straw Tips. 10" in length. "The Assortment Package of Melachrino"

T6

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Dunhills Original Licorice Pontefract Cakes tin. Measures 6.25" in length.

T6

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Mennen Quinsana tin container with paper litho label. 4.5" in height. "Victory Container" mostly full.

T6

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Lot: Magic Baking Powder tin with paper litho. 4" in height, made in Canada. Symingtons Granulated Gravy Improver, 3.5" in height. Made in England.

T6

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Lot of 5 vintage Talcum Powder containers: Mavis imported Talc, red tin, no top. Woodbury After Shave Talc. 6" in height. Cotillion, Avon perfumed talc. 5" in height. Max Factor Face Powder, black round tin, with some corrosion to the top. Houbignt round cardboard container, with flowers. All contain some or most of their powder.

S20

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Old Ivory Snow Soap box, wit Snow Man on the front. Top left torn open. Measures: 9" in height.

S20

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Pure Kettle Rendered Lard tin with handle. Put up by D.E. Dorshimer, Broadheadsville, PA. Tin stands : 6" in height.

T4

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Jumbo Brand Peanut Butter glass pail. No screw top. 2lb. size. The Frank Tea & Spice Co., Cincinnati, Oh.

T4

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Baicoli Biscotti Biscuit Tin. Very old, Italian in origin. A Colussi, Venezia. Measures: approx. 7.5" square. 2" in height. Very clean and colorful.

T4

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Chase Sanborn Regular Grind One Pound Tin. Very good condition.

S#16

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Priscilla #37 Hexagon Crayons Metal tin. Made by Standard Toykraft Products, New York, 1937.

S#12

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Small tin of Burnley Soldering Paste. Made by Burnley Battery & Mfg. Co, North East, Pa. 2" in diameter. 1.5" in height.
 
S#12

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Lighter-Strong Candy Co., Helena, Montana. 7 oz. Candy Box. Early 1900s with silent actress Lillian Walker on the box top. Measures: 5.75" length.

T5

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Old Dolles Original Salt Water Taffy cardboard box. 1 lb. Box. Nice condition. 9.5" in length; 4.5" in height. Ocean City, MD institution since 1910.

T#5

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Three small tins/containers: Tangee Rouge, Made by George Luft Co. About  1" in diameter, with rouge and small powder still within. Sentinel Dental Floss, Sentinel Products, Cleveland, Ohio. About 1" in diameter. Small tin container for Dr. Edwards Olive Tablets. 1 5/8" in height. 
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Two small round tins: Vicks Vaporub tins & Poslam tin.
 
                                                                                                S43

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Belfast Cut Plug Tin,"Smoke or Chew" Very Clean. United Stores Cigar Co. Measures: 6" x 3"

T4

 



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Cavalier King Size oval cigarette tin. R.J. Reynolds Co, Winston Salem, NC. Very good condition. Measures: 4.5" in length. 4" in height.

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Belfast Cut Plug Cigars Tin. Scattered wear.
 
 
 
 
T#1

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Crispo Lily Sodas. Sawyer Biscuit Co., Chicago. 7.5" H x 9" W.
 
 
 
T#1

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Mission Garden Tea tea tin.

S21

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Old Carr's Biscuit tin. Sample Tin noted on the underside. Very good condition. Approx. 5" in length



S21

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Vogue Cigarette Tobacco, round tin. Imperial Tobacco Company of Canada. Reverse side of the tin has  logo and writing in French.
 
T#3

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Martinson's Coffee one pound tin. Jos.Martinson & Co. Inc. New York,NY

T#3

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Red Dot Cigar Box. Federal Cigar Company, Red Lion, PA.
 
T#3

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Mann's large Saratoga Potato Chip Tin.  9" in height.

T#5

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The Original Orphan Boy Smoking Tobacco. Cardboard Box. John Weisert Tobacco Co., St. Louis, USA. One Dozen at 5 cents apiece. Stands: almost 8" in height.

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Maxwell House Coffee, 1 lb. tin
 
T#3

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Dan Patch Cut Plug Tobacco Tin.
 
 
 
 
T#1

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McConnon & Company~COCOA one pound cardboard and tin  one pound container. 
 
 
 
T#1

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Small cardboard & tin spice containers: Monarch Whole Allspice: Reid,Murdoch & Co. and Forbes Spices, Martha Washington Poultry Seasoning.
 
 
T#1

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Jacob & Co's Biscuit Tin~Jacob's Cream Crackers-Free Sample Tin. Measures: 7" Length.
 
 
 
 
 
T#1

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Two older metal spice tins: Conquest brand All Spice, packed by Midland Coffee & Spice Co., Charleston, W.VA. Measures: 3.25".  Kroger Whole Cloves tin. One ounce size. Measures: approx. 2.75" height.

S#12

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The New River Co.~New River Smokeless Coal-Coke~First Aid Packet. Tin in very good condition. The items within the tin are first aid items, ointments, tincture, bandages, all marked M-S-A: Mine Safety Appliances Co., Pittsburgh,Pa

S#12

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Old/Large  German Lebkuchen Tin.  10.5" L ; 5.5" H; 7" D. Marked on the underside: Lebkuchen  & Schokoladen(Gingerbread & Chocolate)-Fabriken Heinriche Haeberlein F.G. Metzger, Nurnberg.

T#5

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Humo all metal cigar tin. Detroit, Michigan

T#3

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Mennen After Shave Talc Tin. 4.5" height. Mostly full.
 
 
 
T#1

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Central Union Cut Plug tin w/ handle. Very good condition
 
T#2

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Planters Cocktail Peanuts round tin, which Nut Chopper mechanism intergrated into the lid.
 
 
 
T#1

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Sanico Coffee Tin
 
 
 
 
T#1

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Wilkins Coffee Tin. Drip Grind.
 
T#2

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Horn & Hardart Automatic Coffee Tin. 1lb. Tin; Drip Grind
 
 
 
T#1

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Bartholdi Mixture Tobacco Tin. Manufactured Expressly for Peter Hauptmann & Co. Measures: 4.5" wide; 3 3/8" deep; 2.5" height.
 
 
T#1

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Rexall Theatrical Cold Cream, Round Tin. United Drug Co.
 
 
 
T#1

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Haeberlein Metzger Nurnberger Lebenkuchen (Gingerbread) Tin. Large breadbox size. 8" high; 12" long
 
 
 
 
T#2

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Banner Rolled Oats Cardboard Container. 3 lb. container. Quaker Oats Company.
 
 
 
T#2
 
 
 
 
 

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Dr Scholl's Foot Soap, 5.5" H, 1939~Yardley Old English Lavender Talc Powder,5" H, Full Tin~ Cavalier Leather Soap, Round Tin.
 
 
 
T#2

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Revelation Smoking Tin, Tobacco.
 
 
 
T#2

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Dr. Edwards Olive Tablets
 
 
 
S#1

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Vaseline Camphor Ice Round Tin
 
 
 
S#1

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Two cardboard Popcorn containers, ca. 1940. 6" in height.
 
 
 
T#2

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Saltines by Keebler. Round 16 oz. tin, 7" height.
 
 
 
 
T#2

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Woolco Creamy Mints~Quarter Pound. 4.5" in length
 
 
 
T#2

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Small Vaseline Pomade glass jar. Old hair dressing preparation, partial contents.
 
 
T#2

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Razorette small tin, with miniature screw together razor inside.
 
 
 
S#1

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Best Foods Jar with Sad Face. Prob. a Mayo Jar.  4.25" in height.



T#2

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White Cloverine Brand Salve, Wilson Chemical Co., Tyrone PA.  2.5" in width.
 
 
 
T#3

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Doublets Regal Size Cigarettes Tin. Measures: 3.5" width. Circa early 1940s.
 
 
 
T#2
 

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Union Leader Cut Plug Tin. Large w/ Handle. Measures: 7.5" Length; 4" Height.


T#2

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Luzianne Coffee & Chicory 1lb. Tin. Excellent condition. Wm.B. Reily & Co. Inc., New Orleans
 
 
T#2

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Sir Walter Raliegh Smoking Tobacco Tin. Brown and Williamson. 4" H



T#2

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Spitfire Fortified Motor Oil. Six Imperial Quarts.  Canadian origin. 9.5" in Height.

MB2

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Bond Street Pipe Tobacco. Phillip Morris & Co.

T#3
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All brand washing powder metal bucket. 11" in height.


MB1

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Hills Bros. Coffee Tin. 1/2 lb. size



T#3

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The Richmond Mixture For Smoking tin. No. 1, Allen & Ginter, Richmond, Virginia. The American Tobacco Co.


T#3

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Sugar 'N Cinnamon Containers. 5" in height. Screw off caps. American Sugar Co. , 1960s.

S#16

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Monk & Glass Custard Powder Tin. 4" in height. Manufactured in England by Monkhouse & Glasscock. Very good condition.

T#5

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Farrah's Original Harrogate Toffee tin. Measures:  4" wide.
 
 
T#3

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Aunt Nancy's Fruit Cake. One Pound container. Made by Roll Biscuit Co., NY.  Measures: 6" length.


T#3
 

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Met-L-it~No.5 kit Mending Metal Process. Ca. 1940s. Measures: 6.5" in height.


T#3

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Ajax Cleanser Tin. Small item, still sealed/full. Measures: 2.5" in height.


S#6

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Savarin Coffee Tin. One pound tin.

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Ogden's Virginia Fine Cut tobacco tin. Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada. Bottom is rusting out.

T#3

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D. Politi & Sons Ltd. Creme De Menthe Tin.

T#3

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State Express 555 tin box for 20 cigarettes & Golden Virginia Hand Rolling Tobacco tins.

T#3

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Rutland Stove Lining box. A Asbestos powder preparation mixed with water to create a cement like product. Then troweled on as a lining to stoves. The box is still full, and made the Rutland Fire Company, Rutland, VT. Circa 1920s or so. One side has women, and the other side a man, troweling the goop onto a stove.

T#6



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Cardui~McElree's Cardui Tonic with original box. Box is torn and missing most of it's upper and lower flaps. Old bottle is mostly full. Old snake oil/herbal preparations. The box looks quite old I would guess from around the turn of last century. From the label: A Vegetable Bitter Tonic and Stomachic, with Antispasmodic Properties valuable in relieving Functional Dysmenorrhea (painful menstruation not due to alteration of organs), whatever that means. 9oz Bottle. Labels in good condition

T#6

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Vo-Toys Catnip Box. Originally box was full of catnip and wooden ball. Circa 1940s-50s. Measures: 3.5" in height.



S#18

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Two round tins with paper litho covers. Both vintage items from British Columbia, One is a container of Saltpetre; 5 ounces. put out by Cunningham Drug Stores Ltd. & Epsom Salt B.P., Fleury's Pharmacy. Nelson, B.C. Both around 3.5' in height.

S#16

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Very old Brooke Bond Co. Ltd Tea Tin. Front and top has litho worn. 6" tall. 1 lb. size.

T#5

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Lark Cigarettes tin  tray. 12.5" length; 9" wide; 2.5" deep. Couple of corrosion marks.

T#5

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Osa-Dee Glucose Tin. Very old, 1 lb. Nett. 5.25" in height.

T#5

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Lot: Rexall Bronchial Syrup Bottle. United Drug Co., Toronto, Canada. 6" in height. Strepsil Antiseptic Lozenges tin, 24 Pastilles. Boots, Nottingham, England.

T#5

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Mrs. McGregors Family Nail Box tin. 3.5" in length.

S30

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Patterson's Seal Cut Plug square tin with handle. Worn paint. Patterson Tobacco Co., Richmond, Va.

S30

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Two talc tins: Gardenia and Sweet Pea Blended talc, made by Lander, NY. One side has some rust on one side/bottom. Williams Talcum powder for men, by J.B. Williams Co, Glastonbury, Conn.

S30

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Garfields Seidlitz Powders metal tin. "Relieves Headaches caused by occasional Constipation"

S30

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A.B. Klar's "PHOSFO" tin. "Brain and Nerve Food"  Dover, Ohio.  6.25" in height. My guess is 1920s or 30s on this item, possibly earlier.

S31

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Lot of tins/ad items: Blue Ribbons Buoillion Cubes round tin; Mistol Drops box with full bottle and paperwork,within the shown box; Dubois Shaving Stick round metal tin, some paint loss,3.5" in height; Oxo Cubes tin.

S35

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Quik Seal : Stops Radiator Leaks metal tin. Measures: 3" in height.

S36

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Savarin & Beech Nut Coffee tins. One pound tins.

S37

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Kent cigarettes metal tray. Measures 12" x  9"  Same logo on all four sides of the tray.

S39

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Lot of four small tins: Anacin Asprin Tin; Monarch Bouillon Cubes tin; Round Iodex Ointment tin; Reids Grip Fix tin.

S41

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Lipton's Tea; Yellow Label Quality No. 1. One-Pound Nett.

                    

                                                                          S55

 



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Singapore's Best Pure Spice Ginger, National Spice Mills Co.  3.5" in height.

S43

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Smith,Kline,& French empty BENZEDRINE tin tablet container. Measures: 2" in height.
 
S46

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Old Kaywood Tobacco tin. Still full, in very good condition.

S58

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Menley & James Ltd. Sample Iodex Ointment tine. Made of aluminum.  1 3/4" in diameter.

S58

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Lot: 2 Players Naval Cut cigarette tins.
 
TY28

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Afrikander Smoking Mixture  2 oz. tin. London. Measures: 4.5" x 3"

S60

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Antique Ex Lax laxative tin. Food and Drugs Act of  1906 is noted on underside/back of the tin. 3.25" x 2.5"  

S60

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Capstan Navy Cut round metal 2 oz. tin.  W.D. & H.G. Wills, Bristol and London.

S60

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Small tin of Dr. Edwards Olive Tablets and small vial of Carters Little Liver Pills.

S60

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Heinz Horseradish bottle. Circa early 1950. Still full.

S61

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Glucodin Tin, Glaxo Laboratories Ltd., Greenford Middlesex. 16 oz. size. Old

S61

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Original Hershey's 5 cent Assortment of Chocolates. Candy Display Box Only. Item No. 204. Circa 1940s-50s.
 
TY32

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Mann's Potato Chips box. Empty, originally contained three 1lb. bags.  Sunshine Biscuit Inc., Washington DC,Virginia, Maryland regional maker. 15" in height.  Circa. 1960s

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Bon Ton Potato Chips tin. Measures: 9" in height, 1lb. tin.

 

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Taylor's Adhesive Zinc Oxide Plaster. Edward Taylor Ltd., Monton Lancashire, made in England. 3" x 10 yards. Tin with paper label.

S63

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Wizard Dri-Cube Container, still full-used for keeping items cold outside of a fridge & Liberty Polish screwtop tin-perfect metal cleaner. Still full.  
MB1

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Exceller Powdered Boric Acid tin. Exceller Chemical Co, Brooklyn, NY.

S65

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Old Benjamin Steel Air Rifle Shot Co., empty tin. One Pound. Ca. 1950s-60s.

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Old bottle of Monior Hair Tonic. Monior Cosmetic Co., New York. Partial contents. 6.25" in height.
 
S66

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Band-Aid Adhesive Bandages & Di-chloride tins.

S66

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Bristol Filter Virginia cigarette box. Held 10 cigarettes. Made in the UK.

S66

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Devoe's Eagle Scotch Snuff. 1.15 oz. Sealed Tin. 2.25" in height.
 
S48

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Old 1940s Benzedrine Inhaler, a product that soon became known to have stimulant effects beyond it's intended medical use. By the late 1950s, it became a prescription item as abuse of the inhalers begain to raise questions. Medical science moved away from this product, as it was replaced by others. This inhaler is in very good condition, inert, with the surrounding instructions for use.
S72 

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Sunshine Coffee, one pound jar with screw on lid.
 
S72

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Dulcito Peppers glass jar with screw on lid. 5.25" in height.
 
S72

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Two embossed glass 14oz. size Shaving Cream containers. On the left is a Barbasol jar, on the right Burma Shave.
 
S72

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Weston's Galletas Soda Cracker tin. Large  5 lb. tin; 10.5" in height and 10" in diameter.

MB1

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White Rose Tea Balls tin.
 
MB1

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Maxwell House Coffee, 1 lb. tin.
 
TY70

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Porter's Pain King bottle with screw on lid. Label on both sides. Embossed on the sides.  Approx. 8" in height.
 
S80

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Old Mennen Baby Oil bottle. Plastic screw on cap. Embossed on both sides. Large, approx. 10" in height.
 
S80
 
 
 

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Sealed packs of Camel and Chesterfield cigarettes, still inside cellophane, circa World War II.
 
S76
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Quakermaid 1 lb. tin of bearing grease. Full, very good condition.
 
S86
 
 

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KC Baking Powder tin. 7" in height.
 
S86

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Churchman's Special Wirelss Mixture tobacco tin.
 
TY56

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W.D. & H.O. Mills souvenir tobacco tin, from factory visit. Old.
 
TY56

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Old Jasmine Tea tin. 1 lb. in size.

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Phillips Milk of Magnesia tin. Circa 1960s.
 
S90

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Boracic Acid cardboard container, issued by Cunningham Drug Stores, B.C., Canada. Ca. 1940s.  3.5" in height.
 
S90

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Esso All-Purpose Grease tin, 1 lb. size, Mostly full.
 
S91

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Keelox Brand typewriter ribbon tin.
 
S86
 

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Old Reliable Coffee 1lb. tin. Dayton Spice Mill Co., dated 1930. A couple of tears to the paper label, which is identical on both sides of the can.
 
S92

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Mo-Sam Coffee;5lb. coffee tin with wire handle. Made by Morton Coffee Co., Baltimore, Md. Stands almost 9" in height.
 
 

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Two John Middleton tobacco tins. Larger is a Shredded Plug tin, the smaller Regimental Mixture.
 
S93

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Thomsons & Taylors, Extract for Making Rootbeer. Embossed on all sides.Clear glass shown with food color. Square bottle measures. 4.5" in height, one of the panels has a foaming root beer glass, right side in photo. Cork top. Circa early 1900s. 

S93

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Two old pharmacy bottles w/ labels. Both from Canada. First, F.S. Wilson Druggist & Stationary, Fort Alberni B.C. , Citronella. Second, Dunbar Pharmacy, Dunbar & 17th Ave, Vancouver, B.C.  Hydrocloric Acid.

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Bromo Seltzer colbalt bottle, Embossed as such with Emerson Drug Co., Baltimore MD.  5" in height.
 
S93

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Planters Cocktail Peantuts ting. Dated 1938 on the tin. Has the chopper top. Very good condition.
 
S93

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Sauer's Stick Cinnamon tin. 1 1/4 oz. tin. Still full. 

                                                                  S95

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Vintage Wolf's Head Lube and Quaker Maid Lithium Grease metal tins. Ca. 1950s, both near full, very good. Both 1 lb. size.
 
S95

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1950s Esso Oil Five Gallon Can, with lid, two screw caps and internally housed attached funnel.

MB1

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Woolsey Cawlux, tin Marine Paint, in Sea Blue color. Can is full, circa late 1940s-1950s. Very good.
 
S95

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Granger Pipe Tobacco tin. 5.5" in height. Very good condition..

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Little Yankee kids shoe box. Ca. mid 1950s. Box is designed to be cut up to make toy.
 
S96

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.Vanda Bath Kit, For The Baby, ca.  1920s-30s cardboard empty box.
 
S97

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Canoe Shag Tobacco tin.
 
S97

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Old Mansion Celery Seed spice tin. Cardboard sides, tin top and bottom. 3" in height. Made by C.W. Antrim and Sons, Richmond, Va.   Very good condition.
 
                                                                                                           S98

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Holiday Pipe Tin Mixture

S98

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Z.B.T. Baby Powder tin. 4" in high, promotional item. Ca. 1950s.

S100

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