Old Rare Complete Big Chief R. E. Tongue Fruit Jar Rings Box Nice Graphics
For sale we have a fresh to the market excellent rare early complete Big Chief Philadelphia fruit jar rings or rubbers box in excellent original untouched condition. The manufacture of the rings is R. We date this item to the very early 1900's. We have seen their wire bail jars with a 1908 patent date. The box is complete with all 12 of the original rubber rings. The box has great crisp colorful and vivid graphics with a factory scene on one side and a Native American in full headdress on the other. The lithograph on box is bright, vivid, crisp colorful and busy. There are lithographs on all sides of the box. The box is untouched and in nice condition. We see on the left side top of the box a flap missing.
We also see a small crease on the top of the box on the Native American side. There is also some old usage wear on the corners. We pictured all the affected area.
This is however a great very rare survivor from the early 1900's in very nice original untouched condition. This is an excellent example for your collection or a excellent upgrade. Thank you for viewing our auctions and any questions please ask. The item "Old Rare Complete Big Chief R.
Tongue Fruit Jar Rings Box Nice Graphics" is in sale since Wednesday, October 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Bottles & Insulators\Bottles\Antique (Pre-1900)\Jars". The seller is "paleadhead" and is located in Leola, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Bottle Type: Jars
- Color: Multi-Color
- Featured Refinements: Fruit Jar