Round vintage tin for tea or cocoa from De Gruyter decorated with various oriental birdsSKU: BT-3927-22
Round vintage tin for tea or cocoa from De Gruyter decorated with various oriental birds
- Manufacturer: Vereenigde tin factories Amsterdam
- Manufacture date: 1950 - 1960
De Gruyter tea canister or cocoa canister with oriental birds
Round high tin storage can for tea or cocoa from De Gruyter, equipped with a loose, slightly overhanging insert lid with an extra inner edge to reinforce the closure. The bottom is seamed inwards and has three semicircular spherical legs expressed in the tin. The decoration of this tin consists of a black background with green, white, red and gold details which are embossed.
The lid is decorated with a flying crane. On the side of the tin are also several cranes in a pool of water with vegetation on the bank. Executed with a seamed longitudinal seam at the back.
This pot is one of a series in the colours black, green and probably also red.
This tin is in a beautiful vintage condition with traces of use and age-related traces of wear. Photos are part of the description.
- Height: 12 cm.
- Diameter: 11 cm.
Country of origin
The Netherlands - Holland
Kind of object
Storage container from De Gruyter for tea and cocoa
Tin - storage tin - tea - cocoa - De Gruyter
Black - red - brown - white - gold
Vereenigde blikkenfabriek Amsterdam
Tin - metal - paint
Loose, slightly overhanging insert lid
1950 - 1960
Good vintage condition
Parcel post with track & trace