Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container
Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container
Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container
Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container
Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container

Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container

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Early 20th century packaging with some original contents, for sale as a collectable or for display - FREE UK P&P
£14.75

Product description

Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands - small vintage cardboard container
 
An early 20th century antique / vintage small cylindrical cardboard container for "Perry & Co.'s Royal Aromatic Elastic Bands" ("Series No. 1 / Warranted Superior / Sold by all Stationers / Wholesale at Old Bailey, London, late of Holborn Viaduct / Manufactured by Wm. Warne & Co Limited"), with cloth-covered edges, paper label to lid and embossed paper covering to the sides; still inside are the hardened and perished remains of some of the (presumably) original rubber bands.
 
Whilst the container shows various signs of age (see condition description below) - and, as the contents are no longer fit for use, this item is offered for sale as a collectable or display piece only - it remains nicely displayable, and would make a lovely addition to a collection of vintage packaging or stationery.
 
Date / era: Early 20th century
 
Material: Card / paper / rubber
 
Brand / manufacturer: Perry & Co. / Wm. Warne & Co Limited
 
Country of origin: United Kingdom
 
Dimensions (approx.): Box 5.5cm (2.15in) diameter, 3cm (1.2in) deep
 
Condition: Some discoloration and marking to container, together with age wear including creasing and bumping to base, and some small tears and tiny missing patches to label; remaining contents hardened and perished with age (please see photos)
 
Unit quantity: 1
 
Unit weight (approx., before packing for transit): 10g
 
No. of units available (at last update): 1
 

Unit Price: £14.75 GBP - including FREE standard delivery within the United Kingdom
 
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UK Special / Express Delivery: £4.35

Europe: £1.20
Rest of World: £2.70
 

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Brand Perry & Co.
Code 1/303
Condition Used