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Great Ca. 1923 Monarch Breakfast Cocoa Lithograph Tin
ARTIFACT: Great circa 1923 Monarch Breakfast Cocoa lithographed tin. The center depicts a lion's head and surrounding it reads: "OUR HIGHEST QUALITY TRADE MARK REGISTERED" and "MONARCH COCOA REID, MURDOCH & CO. ESTABLISHED 1853 CHCAGO, ILL. U.S.A.". Along the top it reads: "BREAKFAST", "NET WEIGHT 16 OUNCES" and the bottom of each side features a different city name: "BOSTON", "LOS ANGELES", "PITTSBURGH", and "NEW YORK".
VINTAGE: Circa 1923
SIZE: Approximately 6" x 3" x 3-1/8"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Lithographed tin
ATTACHMENT: Hinged lid
MARKINGS: "OUR BEST QUALITY TRADE MARK REGISTERED U.S. PAT. OFF", "MONARCH COCOA REID, MURDOCH & CO. ESTABLISHED 1853 CHCAGO, ILL. U.S.A.", "A.C. CO. 70-A"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a decorative collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX16 LDEX11/16 psEJX11/16
CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The tin shows moderate wear, some areas of oxidation (mostly to bottom), much of the lithograph remains intact, overall very fine condition.