Tobacco Tin; The National Tobacco Company Ltd.; 2011.17.1

Name/Title

Tobacco Tin

About this object

Metal yellow square tin with attached lid for cigarette tobacco. Printed brand name on the exterior of the tin, "Pocket Edition." As well as slogan "Does not affect the heart or throat", "It's toasted" and " "No bite, No cough." Stamp on the lip of the lid, " Manufactured by the National Tobacco Co. Ltd. NAPIER." On the reverse of the cigarette tobacco tin, indentations for lighting matches.

Maker

The National Tobacco Company Ltd.

Place Made

Napier, New Zealand

Medium and Materials

Painted Metal.

Inscription and Marks

"Pocket Edition." "Does not affect the heart or throat", "It's toasted" and " "No bite, No cough." Stamp on the lip of the lid, " Manufactured by the National Tobacco Co. Ltd. NAPIER." On the reverse of the cigarette tobacco tin, indentations for lighting matches.

Measurements

109mm Width,
82mm Length,
200mm Height.

Object Type

Tin

Object number

2011.17.1

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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