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Set of four Douwe Egberts tins for coffee and teaSKU: 159
Douwe Egberts tins for coffee and tea.
Lovely series of as many as four gorgeous vintage tins by Douwe Egberts. Three for coffee and one for Pickwick tea. All in the distinctive color combination of black, gold and red.
Douwe Egberts is a brand of coffee, produced by Jacobs Douwe Egberts. It was founded in Joure, Netherlands by Egbert Douwes in 1753 as The White Ox (De Witte Os) a general grocery shop, which later developed into a company dealing in coffee, tea, and tobacco. By 1925 it had changed its name to Douwe Egberts (as in Douwe, the son of Egbert), and had introduced the red seal as its logo.
Pickwick is a brand for tea by Douwe Egberts. Douwe Egberts tea had been marketed under the company name since 1753, but in 1937 the name Pickwick was chosen by director Johannes Hessel's wife, who was inspired by Charles Dickens's Pickwick Papers.
Douwe Egberts Anno 1753 (with loose lid).
- Height x Length x Width: 8 x 18 x 12.5cm.
Douwe Egberts Anno 1753 Aroma Coffee (with hinged lid).
- Height x Length x Width: 12 x 17 x 10cm.
Douwe Egberts Value Points-Box (with hinged lid).
- Height x Length x Width: 12 x 8 x 8cm.
Douwe Egberts Pickwick China tea blend
- Height x length x width: 11 x 10.5 x 10.5cm.