Bensdorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa soda fountain tin, with two paper labels on the front; one reads "37" and second reads Brewer & Co. Wholesale Druggist and Importers, in Worscester, Mass. Business started in 1897. Cocoa product was developed by Gerard Bensdorp in 1840 in the Netherlands. Gold leaf lettering on RP is worn, underneath paper labels is B & C trademark of Royal Dutch Cocoa. This large Advertising Tin is 9 1/4" tall, 5 3/4" diameter, cylindrical shape has lift off lid. Tin was originally sealed with fabric tape, evident at top rim. Backside has clear readable instructions for Chocolate Syrup recipe for soda fountains. Some wear and scratches. All sides shown. See this and other cocoa tins we have available for purchase some of which are already sold.
At Drury House Antiques we are offering over 500 Advertising Tins & Signs, Over 100 Advertising Signs,150 Tobacco Tins, Cigar tins, 32 Coffee tins & Tea Tins & 30 Wood Advertising Boxes, Advertising Clocks and Hand Held Advertising Fans Listed for sale. If you are just decorating and don't mind overpaying for dirty, Rusty, Dented, Torn Labels, Missing original lids, you will have plenty to choose from at online auction sites. That is OK as long as you are not paying more than $5 for rust buckets. The VALUE in advertising items is CONDITION, CONDITION, CONDITION. We only sell pristine, original, excellent quality advertising items priced well below the book and wholesale price.
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