Here, we have an antique candy container.
This old candy container is made of pressed glass. It is a glass box in the shape of a suitcase. The exterior of the suitcase is in much detail with two belt buckled straps, a fastened lock, hinges, and crosshatching to simulate an expensive leather suitcase. It does not appear that this suitcase ever had any paint on it as there is not even a speck of paint anywhere to be found on the glass.
Material: Antique Glass
Color: Clear Glass with Encased Bubbles
Patent Number: 87,851
Patent Applied For: February 27, 1906
Approximate Dimensions in Inches: 2 7/8 high x 3 5/8 long x 1 3/4 wide
When created: 1907 – 1911
Who Made: West Brothers Company
Where created: Grapeville, PA, USA
- PAT APL’D FOR – The “D” is underscored, raised, and is half the size of all the other letters. It is a capital “D”, not a lower case “d”. This is embossed vertically on one end of the suitcase.
Condition: Used Antique Condition
- The tin slide has been replaced with cardboard, which has been glued onto the glass suitcase. This was not done by me. It was done by the last collector.
- The candy has been replaced; assuming this was also done by the last collector.
- The bail is no longer present.
- There are no chips or repairs on the entire piece.
- There is a little discoloration on the bottom of the tin slide, but that is it.
- There is a stress crack (at least that is what I think it is) that is located on the top of the suitcase. This imperfection is pointed out to you in one of the pictures.
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