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Tobacciana1034 of 1908bond streetAchille Mourant Corfou Brass Ashtray
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Posted 2 years ago

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Gringokid
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its rough as a cobb but from what i can gather about it its a rare tin i got s from a old indian my grandpa knew

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  1. grandpathings grandpathings, 2 years ago
    nice.....................
  2. Gringokid, 2 years ago
    All I really know about this tin is they were made one year with the words now king below the portrait and does anyone know of value on this tin ?
  3. fitter475 fitter475, 2 years ago
    you found Prince Albert in the can !! lol
  4. Gringokid, 2 years ago
    I know price Albert cans are s dime a dozen but this particular one was only made one year about 1910 or so
  5. antiquetobacco, 2 years ago
    At a recent auction I attended there were two of these for sale, one in near mint went for $700 and one rated 7.5-8 went for $215. Yours is in awful condition sadly, but it is a rare tin and might still bring $50-100 to someone just starting a collection and looking for a "Now King"

    Great find!
    My website at http://antiquetobacco.com has tons of information on antique tobacco tins and I'm always around to help.
  6. Gringokid, 2 years ago
    Considering I give a dollar for it I'm cool with the condition
  7. Gerard, 11 months ago
    this one is in my collection: http://www.mygerardinc.com/images/pa/paking.jpg
    and: http://www.mygerardinc.com/avpa.html

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