Superb, Charming, Harry Vincent, LTD, Hunnington, Worchestershire, England, Blue Bird Toffee Tin.
Two Toy Spaniel Pups with Party Hats, makes you smile. Green and Red Tin. Chestnut Brown Puppies. Measures 5 3/8" x 4 1/8 ".
Very Nice Condition. Normal age related wear. Circa 1950"s.
Harry Vincent set up as a confectioner near Birmingham in the West Midlands of England, 1898. In 1927 he built his factory. Until this time his toffee was called, " Harvino". When Harry Vincent came across, Maeterlink's, play, " The Blue Bird of Happiness", he renamed his product, " The Blue Bird ". The slogan, " Take the Home Sweet Home ", was used on the tins from the 1920's - 1950's.
This is absolutely a wonderful find for the spaniel and dog collector.