This very old tin empty tin litho double portrait covered candy container states G. E. Dieu Et Mon Droit . Crown maple leaf symbols . Harry Vincent Hunnington , Worcestershire England. Paper Sticker states Blue Bird Rum & Butter Toffees Flavor . Souvenir of Their Majesties Visit 1939. Measures about 7 by 6 by 2inches. Age wear showing dents , scratching rust randomly. Great for display !
Note : The 1939 royal tour of Canada was a cross-Canada royal tour by King George VI and Queen Elizabeth, lasting from May 17 to June 15, 1939.
Note : Reference to this tin may be found in the book " British Royalty Commemoratives " C. 1994 on page 157 George VI.
Portrait Double Royalty Queen King Tin Souvenir of Visit 1939 Harry Vincent Blue Bird Advertising Tin