Wolf Wisotskiy tea tin box. Due to the current health pandemic and limited access. Large antique Imperial Russian W. Wissotzky rare tea tin box. Very good condition for its age, comes with original patina.
Rare item and great collectable choice. Size: 12,0 x 10,0 x 8,0 cm. Good condition for the item that is over 100 years old. Please look at the pictures.
Very nice original antique pre-1900 Imperial Russia embossed domed tin with hinged lid. 4" high x 5" wide x 3 1/4 deep. It is in good to very good original condition with finish wear consistent to its age and use, otherwise no cracks, no breaks or repairs. Please look at all the photos to get a good idea of the true condition, the photos are part of the description. The items I list are primarily antique or vintage, and may have some minor flaws.
I try to mention all damage or wear to the best of my ability; but I don't hold these pieces to the same standard as I would if they were new. Good vintage condition means the piece is in the condition consistent with it's age. If you have any doubts or questions, I will be happy to answer your inquiry. In 1849, Wolf Wissotzky established the Wissotzky Tea Company in Moscow.
The quality and exellence of its products soon result in a multitude of devoted customers in the Russian Empire and neighboring countries. In 1904, Wissotzky widens its trading activities in Europe.
A branch is opened in New York to answer the growing demand by Russian newcomers for the quality they were accustomed to in the old country. In 1907, following the success of its products, Wissotzky establishes the Anglo-Asiatic Company as its head office in London, center of the world's tea trade. To this day, the company is active in selecting and purchasing tea coming from all corners of the globe.In 1917, Wissotzky continues expanding. Additional branches are opened in Poland, Italy and other European countries, which together with its presence in Britain and the USA, position Wissotzky as the leading tea firm of the period. The item "VINTAGE CIRCA 1900-S RUSSIAN IMPERIAL ANTIQUE TEA TIN PANSY BOX WISSOTZKY RUSSIA" is in sale since Monday, July 15, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Advertising\Merchandise & Memorabilia\Tins". The seller is "antique-russian" and is located in Silver State. This item can be shipped to United States.