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Item Details

Rare Bon Voyage Tin from Dean’s of New York C1911. Wonderful mock wicker “Bon Voyage Box” from Dean’s of 5th Ave New York. These would have been taken on journeys filled with Dean’s cakes, candies and other delicious delicacies to ensure freshness. One of the catchphrases being “Dean’s helps you say goodbye”. Dean’s was a fancy bakery established in 1839 in New York. We’ve included an advertising image from 1911 showing the box as it was intended and an image of the store on 5th Avenue. The tins were made in Germany exclusively for Dean’s.

It’s an extremely attractive piece of pressed painted tin with a faded red wicker effect with a rather elegant carry handle to the top. It’s of a fair size and is in good historic order with overall fading to the colour, no rusting and one very small split to the tin close to one of the handles on top otherwise a jolly splendid and charming piece.

Dimensions – Overall: Height 20cm x Width 29cm x Depth 21cm

We include UK mainland delivery in the purchase price making life easier for clients. We utilise the services of two careful independent couriers. All items are carefully packed in house and transported blanket wrapped, secured and insured. Deliveries take in the region of 4-14 days depending on your location and you will be given a 2 hour delivery slot 24 hours before delivery takes place. If you are in a rush for a piece please let us know we may be able to express your order for an additional cost. Please email for International, Scotland and Ireland shipping quotes.

We enjoy specialising in British furniture and all its trimmings. Purchasing any item online can sometimes be a bit of concern, rest assured we are a successful partnership of a successful interior designer and a chap with a knack of finding some interesting pieces… We have many happy clients whether it be for commercial, restaurant or home use and are fortunate to work from a great looking rural property once used to home the Dray horses from Bass Brewery. A true mix of rural charm and gritty industrial which is customer friendly if you care to see the pieces in the flesh.

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  • Period: 1911
    • Price: £96.00
    • €111 Euro
    • $132 US Dollar
  • Location: Warwickshire
    • Dimensions: H: 20cm (7.87in)
    • W: 29cm (11.42in)
    • D: 21cm (8.27in)