American Salted Snow Flakes San Francisco Biscuit Tin

American Salted Snow Flakes San Francisco Biscuit Tin

Item: Antique American Salted Snow Flakes Tin Box Made By American Biscuit Co.

Description: is a great antique tin box that held some kind of cracker/cookie. It is marked American Salted Snow Flakes Made by American Biscuit Co. San Francisco Cal. Net weight 2lbs. 6 oz. This also has the "Indian" swatsika symbol for good luck or life. In the Indian context, the swastika stands for universal welfare. "Swasti" means well-being of one and all, "ka" means symbol. Vedic literature is full of such prayers. Neat history actually - quite a conversation piece and bit of California history.

Condition: This is old and has seen better days. T is rust, some sides better than others and some dents. The dents could be straightened, but I think it would make a great display piece in an old fashioned kitchen or resturant just as is. What a part of California history...t can't be too many of these left around!

Size: 7 3/4" H x 8 1/2" w


We do not personally warranty items. Items are sold as is. If they are new in the package, our expectation is that they are just that. If they are used, we will state that. If t is damage, we do our very best to note it. We post new items every week and always have unique, fun and interesting stuff. Please
... read more