Clarnico vintage sweet / toffee tin - Corfe Castle (Dorset) view
An original vintage sweet / toffee tin with a colour photographic view of Corfe Castle (Dorset, England) to the lid, produced for the London confectionery firm of Clarnico by the Metal Box Company; the exterior is marked "12 MB" in tiny letters near the base.
Although there are various signs of age (see condition description below), the tin remains displayable, and would make a lovely addition to a collection of vintage tins, confectionery packaging or Dorset memorabilia.
Date / era: c.1950s-60s
Brand / manufacturer: Clarnico / Metal Box Company
Country of origin: United Kingdom
Dimensions (approx.): 17.8 x 13.7 x 3.7cm (7 x 5.4 x 1.45in)
Condition: Some discoloration, fading and marking to printed surface together with age wear including numerous scratches and scuffs; a shallow dent to base; considerable tarnish and a few small rust patches to exposed metal areas of exterior; some patches of tarnish and a few spots / small patches of rust to interior (please see photos)
Unit quantity: 1
Unit weight (approx., before packing for transit): 185g
No. of units available (at last update): 1
Price: £9.50 GBP
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