Tin, Tobacco

A tobacco tin with a hinged lid. " Embassy's / THE CIGARETTE OF DISTINCTION / W.D. & H.O. WILLS " is marked in red on the lid along with the Wills family crest within a circle. The tin is a light beige colour with grey horizontal stripes along the top and lower edge. " W.D. & H.O. Wills (New Zealand) LTD., WELLINGTON " is written along the rear edge of the lid. A strip on the outside edges of base corners were originally gold coloured but this is virtually all worn away now. " Embassy's / Distinctive in size, quality and appearance - a cigarette for those who demand smoking perfection." is written in black inside the lid.
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