This vintage Tetley "fifties" Tea Tin is a "hard to find" tin. More common size was 100 tea bags compared to this early teabag tin holding 50. Also, the coloration of blue & gold, make it even more rare. Orange Pekoe and Pekoe was not in circulation that much as they replaced it with Orange Pekoe and black. Circa 1940's-1950's.
Tin shows very little wear inside and out good. Excellent condition, no dents, but bottom has more of a patina color.
Great tin for any tin collector or antique lover. Perfect addition to any rustic, country or farmhouse style decor. Display in the kitchen or a great prop for a coffee shop. Fill tin with tea bags and great gift for a tea lover!