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Tobacciana1266 of 1972Wood Humidor for Pipes and Tobacco - Unknown date.Recognise this Please Help:
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Posted 3 years ago

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scottvez
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This is a neat smoking set that consist of three pieces.

The interesting thing is that all three pieces have the initials of the owner "A.B.P" and it consist of three different sized USN shells.

The large shell (3 in, 1942 dated) is a tobacco jar. The wood top still has a tight seal on the brass shell base.

The next shell (40mm, 1942) has been crafted into an ashtray. It has two cigarette rests on the top.

The smallest shell (37mm, 1943) looks to be a match holder.

Thanks for looking!

Scott

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  1. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks for looking petey!

    scott
  2. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks official!

    scott
  3. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Thanks p...!

    scott
  4. scottvez scottvez, 11 months ago
    Thanks for looking jane-- if you are a fan of trench art be sure to check my other CW postings. I have hundreds of trench art items from the Spanish American War through modern times.

    scott
  5. scottvez scottvez, 11 months ago
    Thanks much moonstone-- be sure to check out my other trench art!

    scott

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