Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design
Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design
Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design
Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design
Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design

Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design

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Vintage confectionery / sweet tin (empty), for sale as a collectable or for display - FREE UK P&P
£11.50

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Product description

Riley's Toffee - vintage confectionery / sweet tin - "Venetian Carnival" design
 
An original mid-20th century vintage "Riley's Toffee" tin (empty), by Riley Brothers (Halifax) Limited, with "Venetian Carnival" design to the lid, reproduced from a painting (the signature appears to read "Gino Fiorentini").
 
Although this genuine vintage piece shows various signs of age (see condition description below), it would make a lovely decorative accessory for a vintage-style interior - or a pleasing addition to a display of vintage tins.
 
Date / era: c.1950s
 
Material: Metal
 
Brand / manufacturer: Riley Brothers (Halifax) Limited
 
Country of origin: United Kingdom
 
Dimensions (approx.): 23.3 x 15.8 x 3.5cm (9.15 x 6.2 x 1.4in)
 
Condition: Considerable age wear to the lid including discoloration, numerous scratches and a few patches of print loss to the surface, slight rust in places, and two or three tiny dings; the sides are in comparatively good condition with only slight wear, although slightly pushed out of shape in places; considerable tarnish to the underside, and a lesser amount of tarnish to the interior; several rust patches and spots to the base, both inside and out (please see photos)
 
Unit quantity: 1
 
Unit weight (approx., before packing for transit): 265g
 
No. of units available (at last update): 1
 
Unit Price: £11.50 GBP - including FREE standard delivery within the United Kingdom
 
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Brand Riley Brothers
Code 2/87
Condition Used