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ATLAS Tea Tin

Posted in Atlas Tea with tags , on March 5, 2010 by teatins





This tin comes from the Netherlands and dates from c1910.

Packed by the van Seuren & Smit J. CZN, Delft, the tin contained 1/4 lb blended Pecco tea.

Size: 6.4 x 6.4 x 10.4 cm

To see more details, please click on the images.


























front and back side of the tin



















left and right side of the tin

чай from Russia: Wassily Perlov & Sons

Posted in Tea from Russia with tags , , , on March 1, 2010 by teatins

The letterings on the tin tell us that Perlov & Sons were Purveyors to the Court. The company existed in Moscow since 1787. The tin contained 1/2 pound of “Sinschenchu” Tea. The price was 1 ruble and 10 kopecks.





A tin in typical household size (11.2 x 8.2 x 7.1 cm) from c1900. Click on the pictures to see the beautiful details.


lid



front



back

left



right


KÖNIGSBERGER Thee – tin plates 13 & 14

Posted in Königsberger, tin plates with tags , , on February 25, 2010 by teatins

Last pair of this series – at least for now. Of course, I hope to find more.

KÖNIGSBERGER Thee – tin plates 11 & 12

Posted in Königsberger, tin plates with tags , , on February 24, 2010 by teatins

Enjoy one more pair. These are quite rare.

KÖNIGSBERGER Thee – tin plates 9 & 10

Posted in Königsberger, tin plates with tags , , on February 24, 2010 by teatins

Two more from the same series – this time with beautiful bird design.

KÖNIGSBERGER Thee – tin plates 7 & 8

Posted in Königsberger, tin plates with tags , , on February 23, 2010 by teatins

One more pair from the same series. Enjoy!

KÖNIGSBERGER Thee – Tin Plates 5 & 6

Posted in Königsberger, tin plates with tags , , on February 22, 2010 by teatins

Same size and date as for the other items shown before.