Tin, cigarette; Rothmans Ltd; [?]; CT81.1446f


Tin, cigarette

About this object

Cigarette tin; a red and gold tin with hinged lid. Printed on the top: 'Rothmans Pall Mall, Virginia Medium, Made in England', next to an image of two gentlemen in top hats shaking hands under the Duke of York column, London.


Rothmans Ltd

Maker Role


Date Made


Place Made

Europe, United Kingdom, England, Greater London, London

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal.

Inscription and Marks

Printed on the top of the lid: 'Rothmans / Pall Mall / BY SPECIAL APPOINTMENT / VIRGINIA / MEDIUM / Made in England' and on the inside of the lid: 'Pall Mall / VIRGINIA / World famous since 1890, these cigarettes / are made from fine, well matured / Virginian Tobaccos. Look for the signature / Rothmans on each cigarette / ROTHMANS LTD / 5 PALL MALL LONDON SW'


h 18mm x l 145mm x w 110mm

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, manufactures, tobacco industry

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

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Object number


Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

marcos 14 Dec 2011 15:37 PM,UTC

Hola, yo tengo una caja igual a esta, de que año es y cuando es su valor?