Rare Ceramic Navrati Extra Tobacco Box
TRANSFERWARE CIGARETTE ADVERTISING BOX
Staffordshire, England ~ c 1900
This round Victorian tobacco box measures 4 1/2 inches wide x 3 1/2 inches tall and transferred in blue green.
The piece made in England, with original lid, was filled with selected Turkish tobacco cigarettes sold commonly at the general store's counter. The container sports a repeating image of a family of tobacco farmer with their fully laden donkey.
The piece is in good condition. Clean shiny and bright, a small chip off the top rim. A rare find in any condition.