Vintage 1930's RARE 3 TAX STAMP Cigarette Box MINT

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  • Item Category: Alcohol & Smoking
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Nov 19, 2006
  • Channel: Auction House

FOR SALE: RARE STAMP collectors cross collectible cigarette box triple sealed with 3 stamps: U.S. Customs 1910; Egyptian Export "36"; and Internal Revenue Class A - 10" with a picture of DeWitt Clinton. These are MINT and on the back of a MINT, completely sealed cigarette box from Cairo. "Dimitrino & Co.". The small cardboard box has papered labels and coverings all around. The packaging is expensive, and exotic. These were obviously a high end item. 3 x 2 3/4 x 1/2H.

1) "Egyptian Customs Administration" (in English), with a hand stamp of "36" (1936 is consistent with the box design, but it may be much earlier);

2) "Imported Cigarettes - U.S. Customs Series of 1910"; and

3) U.S. Treasury tax stamp "Class A 10", but with no indication of series.

Condition: Mint, Mint, Mint, and Mint.

This week's series of auctions are primarily for a hand selected group of VINTAGE tobacco tins, cigarette tins, cigarette boxes, cigarette papers, cigar items, advertising tins, and general store tins. T are a number of RARE ITEMS, and items in rare to find condition. I am not an expert by any means, but will gladly answer any questions with the item then in hand. I guarantee all my items to be authentic, and accurately described and photographed. See my reasonable FIXED S&H fee and GUARANTEE below. I will make
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