Old, Vichy-Etat Pastilles, Tin - Free Sample

This vintage tin once held small pastilles or pellets called Vichy-Etat which were made in Vichy France. This product was originally used as a digestive aide rather than the candy it is known for today. The tin states; Echantillon Gratuit which translates to; Free Sample. The white & blue tin has a hinged, domed lid and the bottom is slightly concave.

The empty tin measures about 2” by 1 ½” by 5/8” and is in fairly good condition with nice gloss on the top of the lid. It has some scratch and rub wear especially around the outer edges of the top and bottom. The paint around the edge is weak so the metal shows through.

The pictures are not shown at actual size. Please refer to the description for actual measurements.

Don't forget to check out the other collectible medical advertising tins in our shop!

This will be shipped by USPS First Class Mail. Foreign shipping will be determined by the receiving country. Please read our home page regarding payment options and shipping policies. Thank you.

Item ID: 18978

We'll keep your shipping costs low with combined orders, making the adjustment after we receive your order

$22 USD

Add to Wish List

Another shopper has this item in their Cart or Wish List.

Ogee's Antiques

Debra & Robert Helton, Eagle, ID   

We accept both PayPal and Amazon Payments for your shopping convenience.

Ruby Lane Shop Rating
Platinum Rating Platinum
Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2002

We welcome layaways. Our Home page describes the details. Email if you have any questions.

Shipping/Handling*:$2.25 USD
Insurance:$2.10 USD

Price for shipping to USA change location
*USPS First-Class Mail Parcel

Estimate shipping to a different location: