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Mystery MetalBox Tin from the 1800’s

Posted by Olly April 4th, 2016

Cathy sent us an email with a picture of this wonderful tin dating from aroun 1862. If any ex-metalbox staff can help us identify what it was and what was in it that would be great. Please comment below 🙂

Metalbox Tin found in Norway

Posted by Olly March 7th, 2016

I’m always interested to hear about Metalbox tins cropping up in interesting places, so when Monica from Norway emailed me, I just had to get it on the blog to share. She found this tin and reached out to us to find out if it held any value – i’m not sure it does but […]

Imperial Industries Club Tin – Made at Metalbox?

Posted by Olly November 9th, 2015

We had an email from a fan in Australia, who sent in a picture of this beautiful embossed metal container; He asks; “Hello, Attached is a photo of a metal container I found at my mothers in Australia. I believe it may have been made by Barringer, Wallis & Manners in the 1930s. Any assistance […]