Lot 481    

Group of Tobacco Tins & Bags,
2007, Toy & Advertising Sale, Jan 26 & 27
lot of 55, includes a 1 pound cloth bag with chromolithographed illustrated paper label for Whale Smoking Tobacco with original tax stamp, ca 4" diameter x 7" high, PLUS George Washington Cut Plug tobacco tin, 5.25" diameter x 6" high, PLUS 28 embossed and colored leather tobacco premiums from various colleges in the U.S., 4 of which are still in original printed paper envelopes, including U. of Mich., U. of Va., Norwich U., 2 Cincinnati, Penn. State, Dartmouth, Mt. Union, 2 Princeton, Reserve, Baylor, Brown, Wash. & Lee, Syracuse, Fordham, 2 Ohio U., Rutgers, Rensselaer Polytech, Columbia, Standford, Vermont, 2 Fordham, 2 Amherst, U. of Maine, N.Y.U., Worcester, and many others including state seals, PLUS one felt miniature rug with Texas pennant, PLUS 2 state seals woven silk, PLUS 3 print cloth tobacco bags unused for Laredo Cut Plug, 4" x 6", PLUS printed paper envelope for miniature oriental rug premium, PLUS chromo tin for Hudson Bay Company Imperial Mixture tobacco, 3.25" diameter x 2" high, PLUS chromo tin for Yale Smoking Tobacco, 3.5" x 4.5" x 2.2" high, AND chromo box of Carter's Inky Racer, 2.75" x 1.5" x 3.25" high.

Condition:  
Label worn with losses; 2nd paint ca 90%; 3rd-49th VG to VG+; 50-55 only G.
Sold: $60.00
Price includes
Buyer's Premium
      Ask a Question

All Images

don't miss

an opportunity to bid. You can't win if you're not in.

sign up to bid

what's it worth?

ask the experts

sell your item

start selling
Six Different Glass Candy Containers,
Lot # 168 - Six Different Glass Candy Containers,
Eikelberner & Agadjanian #85, 735, 111, 311, a doll's glass nursing bottle and a glass bucket ash tray, neither of which are in Eikelberner & Agadjanian. 1st is amber glass Liberty Bell with above embossing , wire bail handle and original threaded tin base/lid, 2.75" x 3.25, less bail, PLUS 2nd a cl... > Item Details
<i>Grand Graphophone Talking Machine</i> Illustrated Broadside,
Lot # 454 - Grand Graphophone Talking Machine Illustrated Broadside,
marked Vose Bro's Co. with illustration of the phonograph in an Edwardian parlor, advertising an on-stage presentation of this machine including McKinley's Last Speech Given, extensive text extolling the wonders of this early Edison knock-off, printed on salmon-colored paper, 16.5" x 22". > Item Details
<i>Kellermann German Cable Car</i> Tin Penny Toy,
Lot # 271 - Kellermann German Cable Car Tin Penny Toy,
chromolithographed with passengers and driver in windows and wire cable connector mounted on top with 2 pair of wheels, marked on sides with entwined K Co., 1.2" x 3.15" x 1.5" high, when cable is lowered (Theriault 2004: 59, fig. 205). > Item Details
<i>Bokuno Tomodahi Japan</i> Spring-Driven Boy Trapeze Toy,
Lot # 357 - Bokuno Tomodahi Japan Spring-Driven Boy Trapeze Toy,
jointed cello figure of small boy in original polychrome decoration, jointed at shoulders and hips, marked on back of neck as above and mounted on steel framed trapeze with fixed key wind, spring-driven movement. When operating, boy does flips and twirls on trapeze, 6" x 8" x 12" high, boy is 5.5" h... > Item Details
Pair of Bent Wood <i>Star Brand Shoes Are Better</i> Store Benches,
Lot # 428 - Pair of Bent Wood Star Brand Shoes Are Better Store Benches,
oak/ash side panels, legs, crest and seat rail with laminated bent wood maple seats/backs, each with pierced lettering in made of closely space circular perforations on backs reading Star/Brand Shoes/Are Better with large 5-pointed star at left, original finish, 48.75" x 36" high. > Item Details
<i>Meier Sheep with Red Ribbon</i> Tin Penny Toy,
Lot # 272 - Meier Sheep with Red Ribbon Tin Penny Toy,
chromolithographed standing sheep with red bow with bell around neck on green 4-wheeled platform, marked on both rear legs Ges. Gesch., 1.5" x 3" long & high (Theriault 2004: 38, fig. 121; Pressland 1991: 14, fig. 15). > Item Details
Thirteen Early Cigarette Baseball Cards,
Lot # 503 - Thirteen Early Cigarette Baseball Cards,
includes 7 Sweet Caporal Cigarettes, players are Evers, Chicago, National; F. Smith, Chicago, American; Doyle, N.Y., Nat'l.; Hall, Baltimore; Scott, Chicago, Amer.; Street, Washington; H. Davis, Phila., Amer.; Gasper, Cincinnati AND 5 Piedmont Cigarettes, players include Murry, N.Y., Nat'l.; Burns, ... > Item Details
Pair of <i>Anheuser-Busch</i> Chromolithographed Tin Plates,
Lot # 501 - Pair of Anheuser-Busch Chromolithographed Tin Plates,
each with a different lovely young lady on front with floral border, brunette signed P. Ralh, both marked on back Anheuser-Busch Malt-Nutrine St. Louis. Patented Feb. 21st 1905, 10" diameter. > Item Details
<i>Schoenau & Hoffmeister</i> Bisque Shoulder Plate Child Doll,
Lot # 93 - Schoenau & Hoffmeister Bisque Shoulder Plate Child Doll,
with brown glass sleep eyes, open mouth with 4 upper teeth replaced brown wig, marked on back of head and shoulder 8/0/S (5-pointed star with PB) H/Germany/2500 8/0 on kid body with bisque lower arms dressed in new green cotton dress with lace trim and matching bonnet with original white cotton unde... > Item Details
Huge Assortment of Apothecary & Druggist Bottles & Equipment,
Lot # 436 - Huge Assortment of Apothecary & Druggist Bottles & Equipment,
from the effects of Dr. J.A. Hines, Van Wert, Ohio. Lot includes over 100 apothecary bottles of various types including many with lids and glass labels, others are hand-blown, also includes large mortar and pestle, scales, brass and walnut pill board, unusual hand-operated centrifuge and much, much ... > Item Details
First Lady Frances Cleveland Chromolithographed A & P Ad,
Lot # 556 - First Lady Frances Cleveland Chromolithographed A & P Ad,
with three-quarter-length portrait of Mrs. Cleveland in garden setting, reverse with illustrated Atlantic and Pacific Tea Co. ad with list of stores in the U.S., printed on card stock and framed in Victorian cross-cut walnut frame, 15" x 19". "Frank" Folsom Cleveland was the only First Lady to marry... > Item Details
Cast Iron Unattributed Fire Hook & Ladder Wagon, Three-Horse Team with Two Riders,
Lot # 343 - Cast Iron Unattributed Fire Hook & Ladder Wagon, Three-Horse Team with Two Riders,
with original driver and rear steerman with 3 removable ladders mounted at sides and top and 2 heavier ladders mounted underneath, the 3-horse team rocks back and forth when pulled, 30" x 6" x 8.75" high. > Item Details
<i>Bring Steamboat & Locomotive</i> Tin Penny Toys,
Lot # 283 - Bring Steamboat & Locomotive Tin Penny Toys,
both with iridescent polychrome finishes, includes s string operated side wheel steam boat in gold tone, red blue and black with one small wheel in front and paired larger side wheels with pulley mount between wheels on which the string is wound, 2" x 3.75" x 1.8" high, (Pressland 1991: pg 103, fig.... > Item Details
Early China Head Shoulder Plate Doll,
Lot # 35 - Early China Head Shoulder Plate Doll,
unmarked with painted blue eyes, closed mouth and molded and painted black hair, on hand made cotton and stocking body in original cotton dress with lace trim and original cotton undergarments, with necklace, 19" tall. > Item Details
One of The First Snow White Silkscreen Movie Posters,
Lot # 126 - One of The First Snow White Silkscreen Movie Posters,
on linen canvas in full color with Snow White at far left with the seven dwarfs in a line in front and to her right on a blue ground, marked lower left © 1938 Walt Disney Enterprises/Litho. In U.S.A., with 1" white border, 35" x 57". We have been unable to find this poster listed anywhere. It was li... > Item Details
Fine Glass Eyed Lady China Head Doll,
Lot # 57 - Fine Glass Eyed Lady China Head Doll,
with blue glass eyes, closed mouth, molded and painted black hair, unmarked, mounted on original cloth body with sewn leather lower arms and hands, dressed in original white cotton dress with short sleeves trimmed in lace, silk blouse with lace trim, cloth-wrapped hoop skirt frame, original white co... > Item Details
Attributed <i>Fischer Convertible Highchair with Child</i> Tin Penny Toy
Lot # 265 - Attributed Fischer Convertible Highchair with Child Tin Penny Toy
chromolithographed with child in red outfit, yellow high chair with 4 blue wheels and tray with 8 cards of various animals and one church building. Chair folds into seat with table. When chair is full height, 1.5" x 1.75" x 4" high, when folded it is 1.5" x 3" x 1.6" high, marked on edge of tray Mad... > Item Details
WWI <i>Frank Miller's Blackings</i> Shoe-Black Box with Uncle Sam, John Bull & Frenchman,
Lot # 484 - WWI Frank Miller's Blackings Shoe-Black Box with Uncle Sam, John Bull & Frenchman,
pine with cotter pin-hinged lid, machine dovetailed with worn stencils on exterior and chromolithographed illustrated label on interior depicting a somewhat racist theme of a young African American polishing the boots of Uncle Sam, while John Bull (British) and a gentleman in top hat representing Fr... > Item Details
German <i>Open Horse-Drawn Wagon with Driver</i> Tin Penny Toy,
Lot # 260 - German Open Horse-Drawn Wagon with Driver Tin Penny Toy,
chromolithographed open bed wagon in brown with black trim and blue bed, driver in brown outfit and dappled gray horse and white wheels, marked on left side Made In Germany, 1.5" x 4.9" x 2.2" high, (Theriault's 2004: 33, fig. 102 & 64, fig. 220). > Item Details
KO Japan Tin Wind-Up <i>Billy The Ball Blowing Magic Whale</i> in Box,
Lot # 322 - KO Japan Tin Wind-Up Billy The Ball Blowing Magic Whale in Box,
chromolithographed tinplate, with tin water spout emerging from its blow hole, on which a Styrofoam ball is placed, when operated the whale moves on 3 wheels and an air stream keeps the ball suspended in mid-air, marked on underside "Billy" The Ball Blowing Magic Whale, KO in diamond and Made In Jap... > Item Details
ITEMS 1-20 of 20
SKIP TO PAGE: