Aubrey's Antiques

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Wampoles Grape Salts Sample Tin

WAMPOLES GRAPE SALTS SAMPLE TIN FROM HENRY K. WAMPOLE & CO. LIMITED PERTH ONTARIO. "Cleanses the system..cools the blood" slogan. Tin is circa 1910.  THIS IS A FREE TRIAL SIZE..TRADE SIZES IN BOTTLES AT ALL DRUG STORES 50 CENTS AND $1.00.  is marked on side of tin.  Tin is in near mint condition. Scarce little medicinal sample tin.

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Massey Harris Cream Separator Oil Tin

MASSEY HARRIS CORRECT GRADE CREAM SEPARATOR OIL TIN. Art Deco style tin measures 5 1/2" in length X 5" in width with a 31/8" depth. Circa 1930's tin is in excellent condition. Beautiful tin.

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St. Lawrence Oils Hand Separator Tin

ST. LAWRENCE OILS HAND SEPARATOR TIN IN NEAR MINT CONDITION. Measures 5 1/2" in height X 5" in width X 3 1/8" in depth.Circa 1930's tin in excellent to near mint condition. From St. Lawrence Oil & Supply Company Ltd. Gananoque, Canada.

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Thompson's Exchange Mixture Tobacco Tin

THOMPSON'S EXCHANGE MIXTURE SUPER RARE TOBACCO TIN.Early tax stamp of 1897 is 95% intact. One fourth pound size. Slip lid. Measures 3" in height X 3 1/4 in width. This tin is not in any tobacco tin book or list anywhere that  we can find. George Thomson & Brother Exchange Mixture 102 Notre Dame St. West Montreal. Lid has picture of Montreal Stock Exchange on it as well as images of a bull and a bear. The sides of the tin depict a raging bull and an angry bear facing off. There are minor scratches here and there but no serious dings,dents or scratches.This tin is far more rare than Gold Dust or Taxi, The historic significance is not to be overlooked either. Great colors. A colleague of ours tells me there is a picture of this tin in a 1904 Thos. Davidson Tin Manufacturers cataloque.

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Gold Dust Tobacco Pocket Tin

GOLD DUST TOBACCO POCKET TIN. Measures 4 3/8" in height  X 3"in width.Front of tin is in excellent condition. Back of tin has numerous spots of rust. Tin was recently rescued from between walls of a building being renovated. A very scarce tin and very fairly priced for the condition.

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CANDY TIN. MAKERS OF THE GRANDMOTHER'S CHOCOLATES..CONFECTIONERS COMPANY LIMITED. Great image of a grandmother having a chocolate. Back of tin reads " Satin Finish and Hard Boiled Candy. The taste of refinement..Manufactured by Confectioners Company Limited Montreal Que." Measures 7" in height with a 6 3/4" diameter. Dark blue, orange and white litho is in great overall condition with very minor scratches. Don't think we have ever run across this tin before.
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General Store Counter Tin

GENERAL STORE LIFT TOP COUNTER TIN. Circa 1880's. These tins were used to dispense any number of dry goods to include tea, coffee and spices. Very early tin is stencilled and has an image of two pretty ladies painted on front. Very little overall wear on such a great early country store piece.

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ROBERTSON'S PURE CANDY TORONTO CANADA MINIATURE PAIL. Measures 2" in height with a 2 1/2" diameter opening. Made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Has original bail. Tin is circa 1900 and displays an image of the factory lithographed on front.The only real flaw is a tiny spot of rust on the front just above the image of the factory. This may be a sample tin as it is identical to the large version of this tin. SUPER RARE!.Nice detailed picture of factory.

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Ontario Brand Candy Tin

VERY EARLY ONTARIO BRAND CANDY FROM THE NOBLE MFG. CO. LIMITED. ST. THOMAS ONTARIO. Tin is stencilled with silver on red. Measures 8 1/4" in height with a 5 1/2" diameter. The tin has some very minor dents and scratches. None serious. Circa 1890's. Pry lid. Very hard to find nice early stenciled tins in this condition.

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Gold Dust Tobacco Pocket Tin

GOLD DUST TOBACCO POCKET TIN. Circa 1910.."WORTH IT'S WEIGHT IN GOLD"  Great image on both sides of a man kneeling with a large pile of gold on ground in front of him. Colors are strong and bright.There is a scratch on man with black coat. There is a small piece of tape residue under the word "GOLD" on back of tin. There are minor dents and/or creases front and back. Gold litho is speckled on sided and around center image. Top has minor rust. Tax stamp reads "Canada one tenth pound". Tin made by Thos. Davidson Mfg. Co. Limited Montreal. A very scarce and desirable Canadian pocket tin. Considered one of the "BEST" Measures 4 1/2" in height X 3" in width  with a 1" depth.

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Puritan Tobacco Tin

THE PURITAN CUT PLUG TOBACCO TIN FROM D. RICHIE CO. IMPERIAL TOBACCO CO. OF CANADA MONTREAL CANADA. Box measures 6" in length X 4" in width X 2 3/8 in height.Nice image of a sailing schooner. Tin is in near mint condition.Great original shine with only tiny specks of wear. Tin is circa 1910 and was made by the Thomas Davidson Co. Limited Montreal.

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Christie's Biscuits Figural Biscuit Tin

CHRISTIE'S BISCUITS TIN IN FORM OF WINDMILL. Figural biscuit tin originaly held biscuits then intended to be passed to the children to play with. Circa 1920's. This tin was made in England by S.W & M Ltd/ Mansfield but it was made for CHRISTIE BISCUITS COMPANY TORONTO CANADA.Measures 11 1/4" in height with a 2 7/8" diameter base. Some minor scratches where the fan blades rubbed against the side of the tin. Very minor. Great litho.

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Empire Tea Tin

TEA TIN MADE FOR THE EMPIRE TEA CO. 45 QUESNEL ST. MONTREAL TEL. UP 3121 . Tin measures 9" in height X 7" in width X 4 1/2" in depth. Tin was made by the Thomas Davidson Mfg. Co. Limited Montreal Circa 1910. Tin does have some minor nicks and scratches but nothing serious. Nice art work of  Art Nouveau type ladies lithographed  all around..

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Christie's Biscuit Figural Tin

CHRISTIE'S BISCUITS TIN IN FORM OF WINDMILL. Figural biscuit tin originaly held biscuits then intended to be passed to the children to play with. Circa 1920's. This tin was made in England by S.W & M Ltd/ Mansfield but it was made for CHRISTIE BISCUITS COMPANY TORONTO CANADA.Measures 11 1/4" in height with a 2 7/8" diameter base. Some minor scratches where the fan blades rubbed against the side of the tin. Very minor. Great litho.

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McCormick's Biscuits Tin

McCormick's BISCUITS, McCormick's JERSEY CREAM SODAS TIN WITH BAIL HANDLE.Cica 1900. Tin made by McDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Measures 7" in height X 6 1/2" in diameter. Canadian flags draped on either side of "OUR NEW SNOW WHITE SUNSHINE BISCUIT AND CANDY FACTORY" Strong bright colors. Great condition.

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Shortening Tin

FAIRBANK'S SHORTENING TIN. Circa 1920's. Made for Atkinson,Marcou Limited Montreal. Great image of a boar. Lithography on tin is in excellent condition. Measures 10 1/4" in height with a 10 1/2" diameter. Great Montreal advertising piece.

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Spice Tin

CIRCA 1870'S SPICE TIN FROM AM.CAN CO.  THIS IS ONE ELABORATE TIN. There is a wheel in the top lid that turns with different spice names lithographed on it. Baking Powder is shown but you can also store Ginger,Cinnamon,Allspice,Cloves,Cr.Tartar,Pepper or Mustard in it. The tin depicts two children, a boy courting a little girl picking flowers. The tin has very minor signs of wear for such an early country store item. Tin measures 12" in height X 9 1/2" in width and 9" in depth. The lid lifts up to load and there is a lift up lid to access area with a white porcelain knob. It is marked "AM.Can Co, 73 A" on top. Great early tin.

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Maclaren's Peanut Butter Tin

MACLAREN'S IMPERIAL PEANUT BUTTER TIN. Un-marked as to size but is a 1 lb. tin from MacLaren Imperial Cheese Co. Ltd. Toronto & Montreal. Measures 4" in height X 3" in diameter. Red, black & gold colors. Excellent but not quite mint. Has a few tiny scratches in paint.Scarce tin.

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Royal Purple Poultry Conditioner Tin

ROYAL PURPLE POULTRY CONDITIONER TIN C. 1930 From the W.A.Jenkins MFG. Co. Limited London Canada. Measures 8" in height X 6 3/4" in width and depth. Excellent condition with nice shine; minor scratches or signs of wear.

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Forest & Stream Pocket Tin 2 Men in Boat

FOREST & STREAM TOBACCO POCKET TIN 2 MEN IN A CANOE VERSION.Tin is from Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada.Ltd.Measures 4 1/4" in length X 3" in width. Scratches and minor dents. Rust spots along bottom seam. Decent example.

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Player's Cigarette Tin

PLAYER'S NAVY CUT CIGARETTES TIN. Measures 6 1/2" in length X 3" in width X 1 3/4" in depth.Manufactured by Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada Limited Montreal. Excellent condition with minor creases in top. Strong bright colors. Embossed lid.

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Picobac Pocket Tin

PICOBAC POCKET TOBACCO TIN. This tin is from the Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada. Measures 4 1/2" in height X 3" in width. Full..opened but unused. Tax stamp is 90%. Tin is near mint as it has picked up a couple of very minor scratches. Circa 1920's. Not a rare tin but scarce in this excellent condition.

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Edgeworth Pocket Tin

EDGEWORTH READY RUBBED STRIPED POCKET TIN.Very unusual in that it has a CANADA TOBACCO SERIES of 1942 near complete tax stamp. This is a scarce Edgeworth tin with an unusual tax stamp. Measures 4 1/2" in length X 3" in width. Minor rubs and wear. Display very nicely.

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Pony Brand Tin

PONY BRAND MARSHMALLOW AND CANDY TIN. Large size tin measures 12" in diameter and 5" in depth. Made in Canada by the Pony Brand Essence & Syrup Co. Ltd. Quebec Canada. Two ponies on lid and on side. Strong bright colors. Minor scratches on lid. Tin made by Thos. Davidson Mfg. Co. Ltd. Montreal. Circa 1920. Displays great.

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Cone Top Beer Can

CARLINGS RED CAP ALE 1940'S CONE TOP BEER CAN. Canadian tin from the Carling Breweries Limited Waterloo Ontario, Canada. Measures 5 1/2" in height with a 2 5/8" diameter. 12 fl oz tin. Real nice can.

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Long Tom Tobacco Tin

LONG TOM SMOKING TOBACCO TIN.Measures 5" in length X 3 3/4" in width X 2" in height. Tin is from the Rock City Tobacco Co. Limited. Tin was made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Pictures a black man holding a plug of tobacco. Hs some scratches and  paint chips with even overall wear. Displays well.

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Forest & Stream Pocket Tin

FOREST & STREAM TOBACCO POCKET TIN. 2 MEN IN THE CANOE VERSION. From the Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada Ltd. Measures 4 1/4" in height X 3" in width. This is about as clean a tin as you will ever get. Strong bright colors. Very minor insignificant signs of use. Displays like mint. Tough to find in this condition.

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Regal Tobacco Tin

REGAL CUBE CUT SMOKING TOBACCO POCKET TIN. Measures 4" in height X 3 1/2" in width X 1 1/8" in depth. Manufactured by the Imperial Tobacco Co. of Canada Limited.Minor scratches where flip over lid touches the front and minor wear to the rest of the tin. Paint is bright and the gold trim is in excellent condition. A tough tin to find in this condition.

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Old Squire Tobacco Tin

OLD SQUIRE PIPE TOBACCO ORANGE POCKET TIN. Measures 4" in height X 3" in width. Tin is shiny & bright. It is in near mint condition but does have a minor dent on the front and a couple of micorscopic nicks. Nice tax stamp on top. Manufactured by the Tuckett Tobacco Co. Limited Hamilton Canada.

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Toronto Advertising Tin

DAINTY CONFECTIONS TORONTO SATIN FINISH & HARD CANDIES 10lb. tin. Measures 8 1/4" in heigth X 8" in width X 6 3/4" in depth. Made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Tin has a few scratches, very minor dents & no rust. Beautiful red, green & gold colors.

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Advertising Tobacco Tin

LONG TOM SMOKING TOBACCO TIN.Measures 5" in length X 3 3/4" in width X 2" in height. Tin is from the Rock City Tobacco Co. Limited. Tin was made by MacDonald Mfg. Co. Limited Toronto. Pictures a black man holding a plug of tobacco. Hs some scratches and  paint chips with even overall wear. Displays well.

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Soble Tea & Coffee Tin

SOBLE TEA & COFFEE POLAR BLEND TEA TIN. From Soble Tea & Coffee Co. Windsor Ont. Measures 8 1/2" in height X 8" in width X 6 3/4" in depth.Circa 1930's. Tin made by MacDonald Mfg. Co.Limited Toronto. Three sides in real nice condition, fourth side has some paint loss.

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Castle Tea Tin

CASTLE BLEND CEYLON TEA TIN. Circa 1900. Tin made by the Tos. Davidson Mfg. Co. Limited Montreal. Harder to find version of this tin. Measures 10" in height X 6 3/4" X 6 3/4". The 3 sides would grade a good "8" condition with the fourth side having a couple of rust spots  and one noticeable scratch off to one side of the graphics that keeps it from being an "8" as well. Gold paint is strong overall.

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Repeater Tobacco tin

REPEATER FINE CUT SMOKING TOBACCO TIN CAN.Measures 3 1/2" in length X 2 3/4" in width X 1 1/4" in depth. Wear mostly along edges. Nice graphics.Imperial Tobacco Co. Canada  Montreal Quebec.

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Taxi Tobacco Tin

TAXI TOBACCO POCKET TIN. The best one we have ever owned. Measures 4 1/4" in length X 3" in width. Fold over lid has a minor scratch through the  letters "AXI".Very minor scratches under the lid where it folds over. Two very minor, very light scratches on the face of the tin. Sides are both excellent .Back has a touch of surface rust on top right hand corner. Colors are strong and bright. Overall description, a rare tin in excellent condition. You know the old saying "you will never regret buying quality". This is it!!

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Patterson's Candy Tin

PATTERSON'S TORONTO SATIN FINISH AND FINE HARD CANDY TIN.From the PATTERSON Candy Co.Limited Toronto.Beautiful butterfly images. Measures 9" in heigth X 8" in width X 7" in depth. Made by MacDonal Mfg. Co. Linited Toronto. Tin is in excellent - near mint condition. Great colors of red & gold are bright and strong. Very minor scratches and dents. No rust.

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Stork Baby Powder Tin

STORK BABY POWDER TIN. circa 1950's N.M.- MINT condition. Measures 4 1/2" in height X 2" in diameter. Great graphics on front. From Lorie Perfumers Toronto, Los Angeles and Boston. 4 OZ size Made In Canada.

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Black Horse Ale Cone Top Beer Can

BLACK HORSE ALE 1930'S CONE TOP BEER CAN FROM NATIONAL BREWERIES LTD. Gold version. Has some discoloration mainly in gold field. Displays fairly well.

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Schiltz Beer Cone Top Beer Can

SCHILTZ BEER CONE TOP BEER CAN. Measures 5 1/2" in height. 12 fluid ounce tin. Gold litho is in very decent condition with just tiny nicks scratches and dents. (Internal  Revenue Tax Paid) printed on side. Nice example. C 1940's.

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Gold Standard Ceylon & Assam Tea Tin

GOLD STANDARD CEYLON & ASSAM TEA TIN FROM CODVILLE & CO. WINNIPEG. Tin made by the "Thomas Davidson Mfg. Co. Limited Montreal Tin Boxes"Circa 1900. Tin is in great condition with strong bright colors. Gold litho is strong. Very minor scratches on sides. Displays very well. Great overall condition. Measures 9" in height X 7" in width X 5" in depth.

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Colgate's Borated Baby Powder

COLGATE'S BORATED BABY POWDER MINIATURE TIN. Measures 2 1/4" in height X 1 1/4" in width. Tin is from Colgate Palmolive-Peet Co. Ltd. Made in Canada. Excellent condition with just minor signs of wear.

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Morning Dew Smoking Tobacco Tin

MORNING DEW SMOKING TOBACCO TIN. Measures 5" in length X 3 1/2" in width X 3" in height. Has an image of the Morning Dew package on top and an image of the B. HOUDE & CO. factory lithographed on the back. Scarce tin in decent condition.

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