Vintage FFV Lemon Thins Cookie Tin Southern Biscuit VA
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Sold Date: 03/06/2011
Channel: Online Auction
Up for auction is this vintage Lemon Thins tin by FFV (Fine Foods of Virginia) Southern Biscuit Co., in Richmond, Virginia . I'm not sure how old it is but I would guess it is from the 1950's. The quotation on the side of the can reads " America's Most Distinctive Cookies For Those Who Prefer the Finest ". The tin measures approx. 4-1/2" H x 6" across - both measurements with cover on. Cover fits very snug and the inside is clean with no rust. There are a few dings and dents but nothing too detrimental if you wanted to display it. Color is a much brighter yellow than my pictures suggest. Cellophane tape is still attached around the rim in some places. There are a couple of scratches here and there and one near the quotation most notably. Bottom of the can has a black stamped number and you can see from my picture there are a few smudges of some sort - the inside has the same smudging or discoloration. I believe with the right cleaner you could have this tin sparkling.Thanks for looking and ! I always try my best to be as accurate as possible on all my descriptions and hope I never leave anything out for you. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me. Serious bidders, please , I will always stand by my items. Combined shipping is welcomed. I package all my items using recycled materials too!
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