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Tobacciana

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Post by huberman » Sat Apr 28, 2018 6:01 pm

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Does anyone else collect old tobacco tins? I find it an interesting diversion at beer can shows and antique stores.

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Post by Monster » Sat Apr 28, 2018 7:12 pm

I do, though nothing "high-end". They add up to a colorful and attractive display and the round tins make for some great storage too.

I've had my eyes out on an affordable Kentucky Club similar to yours. I see them a lot but need the right price (not asking for yours, just to be clear).
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Post by huberman » Sat Apr 28, 2018 7:29 pm

Monster, nice collection you have. I got the Kentucky Club for $5 at an antiques store in Fairfield Ohio recently. You can find them at a friendly price I think if you are patient. I will be looking for some west coast varieties in the near future.

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Post by Scott Rollert » Wed May 02, 2018 8:29 pm

Got this from a guy that drinks coffee in front of my shop every day. Said he found it in his garage.
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Post by DanielinAk » Thu May 03, 2018 12:44 am

Yes sir but only what I dig. I do love the Tobacco tins and your collection is sweet.


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Post by Cap-Sealed » Thu May 03, 2018 8:35 am

We did tobacco tins from time to time. My favorite one we dug was Hi-Plane (or something like that.) Scott Field has it.
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Post by John H. » Tue May 08, 2018 6:19 pm

Although I don't have a picture of it, I have a humidor for Mule Head Ale (by Wehle).

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Post by RustnStuff » Sun May 13, 2018 11:28 am

I started collecting pocket tins when I went through a dry spell and couldn't find any cans at flea markets/yard sales, etc.. They're small, colorful and display well.
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Post by huberman » Tue May 15, 2018 11:29 pm

I have picked up another tin today, not expensive or rare but still cool. I also included a picture of my very humble native american arrow head collection. Both of which are growing in interest during the dry search for beer cans.

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Post by huberman » Thu May 17, 2018 12:46 am

I just purchased a couple of price guides for tin cans and 1 book on arrow heads. When you specialize in beer cans and are nearing your total collection the final cans are made of unobtanium and you need to feed the bug with other interests.

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Post by huberman » Thu May 17, 2018 1:42 am

Rustnstuff, you have a very nice display of your tobacco cans.

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Post by RustnStuff » Fri May 18, 2018 8:20 pm

huberman wrote:
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Rustnstuff, you have a very nice display of your tobacco cans.

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Thanks Chris, just another one of those side collections many of us gravitate to !

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Post by MEM1964 » Sun May 20, 2018 11:14 pm

Don't have to many
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Post by RustnStuff » Mon May 21, 2018 9:21 pm

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Don't have to many
I like the Stag, been looking for one of those in nice shape and at the right price for a while

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Post by Leon » Tue May 22, 2018 12:34 am

Does this lighter Qualify as Tobacciana. LEON.
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