Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

Tobacco tin, after 1903

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Dated from the year the Dixson Tobacco Company merged with Cameron Brothers, Melbourne to become the British Australasian Tobacco Co. Ltd.Signatures / InscriptionsThe trademark 'John Sands Sydney' is on one side of lid. The inscription inside lid reads: 'Dixson's Yankee Doodle Cool and Sweet Smoking. 4=ozs. Nett. The British-Australasian Tobacco Co., Ltd., Sydney, Australia, Manufacturers.' The base of tin bears the imprint 'Dark'.