Genuine Vintage Turnwrights Toffee sweet tin/Shop display. Tin is generally in good condition with makers script clear to see apart from one area where there appears to be overpainting in part. Highly regarded for their advertising and product presentation Turnwrights Toffee tins are highly collectible. It was Turnwright’s Toffee that was sent out in slabs by the thousand to the troops on the front line during the First World War. The company founder John Henry Turner and his family were booked onto the maiden voyage of The Titanic. However, just prior to boarding he was summoned to the High Court to give evidence against an ex employee accused of stealing a secret recipe from the Company. This turn of events certainly saved his life and his family’s life. The tin measures 17cm x 11cm x 19cm. £45.00 including postage to U.K. zone 1 address.
Vintage Turnwrights Toffee sweet tin