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Hinged metal box 7" x 10" x 2.5" tall. It says "MacDonald's

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Hinged metal box 7" x 10" x 2.5" tall. It says "MacDonald's Glasgow 'Kilty' Brand Cut Golden Bar' which I think is tobacco. I would love as much info as possible on this item.
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Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  LadyTanya65 replied 7 months ago.
Hello, thank you for the question I will look over the photos and post my evaluation back here.
Expert:  LadyTanya65 replied 7 months ago.
D. & J. Macdonald155 George Street, Glasgow. Est. 1840 Your Tin was produced circa 1890-1910 and was widely sold in Great Britain and Ireland. The tin looks to be in great condition from the photos. the value is $65.00-75.00 in todays market and for insurance purposes the value is $95.00.It was a tobacco tin and was illegal as noted on the tin to sell any other tobacco in the tin other then the J & D Cut Golden Bar Tobacco. Thanks for the question and if I can help further please let me know.If I have answered all your questions and helped you please rate my answer as this is how I am paid from the site. It does not cost you anything more to rate the answer it is just how I am paid from the site. Thank you :At the top left above our post are a series of 5 stars:1 or 2 stars are that I have not helped you in answering 3-4 I have helped you yet not completely and 5 stars are I have answered you and been fully helpful. If you still have questions please allow me to help you fully before rating with the stars. I enjoy helping customers and do my best to fully answer all questions.
Expert:  LadyTanya65 replied 7 months ago.
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