Tobacco tin, after 1903

by Bequeathed by Sir William Dixson, 1952

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'.