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
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