Dating dunhill tobacco tins
Fri Jan 13, 3: The two principal problems presented by older tins today are dried out tobacco and rust.
Horizontally printed to the left of the UPC: I never knew that it was possible with Dunhill! Rattray More mistakes are made in dating Rattray tobacco tins than with any other brand.
The Danish production came in both orange bordered solid brown and wood grained tins but all tins regardless of size or color are marked Made in Denmark either on the top or side of the tin top. I'll be back next year and hope we connect. However, if the tax stamp is largely intact you will find printed a "Series number", e. I suspect it was introduced in the 's as a substitute for the 'knife lid'. In the 's production of the Ashton branded tobacco blends was shifted to the Continent using exactly the same labels that were used in England. Dunhill My Mixture 50g Tin.
Unlike wine and cigars however, the forgoing problems do not necessarily spell disaster. Dunhill Royal Yacht Mixture 50g Tin. Around that time period I remember there was talk that a lot of blend were being discontinued specifically Nightcap so I bought like 5 or 6 tins to save. However, if the tax stamp is largely intact you will find printed a "Series number", e.
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But if you largely disregard the label and look at the tin top and bottom you will do just fine: Fri Jan 13, 1: During this period the 'knife lid' was the primary tin style. Horizontally printed to the left of the UPC: Usually these dates are of two sorts, either they represent when someone acquired the tin, first, second or third hand and often well after manufacture, or they can represent someone's guess as to the age of the tin, which guess can often be considerably off.
Vladimir_Ivchencko - 12.06.2017 in 19:55
Dunhill Standard Mixture Mellow 50g Tin. Weight While there are exceptions, generally speaking:
Mikhail_Vinger - 18.06.2017 in 22:03
I shall deal briefly with each seriatim.
Igor_Shizzooj - 27.06.2017 in 23:30
I'm a little skeptical about the relevance of the tin dating.
Max_Artemenko - 05.07.2017 in 20:29
Foggy, you made the same mistake I did.