Lot of Three: Maryland Eastern Shore Oyster Tins

September 17, 2011 Maryland Auction

Lot #: 24

Price Realized: $69.00
($60 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium).

September 17, 2011 Auction Catalog

◀ Back to Catalog

Three Eastern Shore of Maryland Oyster Tins, 2nd quarter 20th century, "WOODFIELD'S FRESH OYSTERS / GALESVILLE, MD" tin with depiction of a skipjack and lighthouse; "SOMERSET'S / Famous Tangier Sound / OYSTERS / DEAL ISLAND, MARYLAND" tin with skipjack scene around circumference; and a tin with advertising for "EPICURE / QUALITY / SALT WATER / OYSTERS / PACKED FOR / THE J.M. CLAYTON CO. / CAMBRIDGE, MD". All with original lids. Deal Island and Cambridge tins with dents and light wear. Some discoloration to reverse of Deal Island can. Galesville tin with light wear. H (of Deal Island can) 7 1/2".


Lot of Three: Maryland Eastern Shore Oyster TinsLot of Three: Maryland Eastern Shore Oyster Tins

Click images to enlarge.


Bidding is now closed.
(Our next auction takes place October 2016.)

©2016 Crocker Farm, Inc. | info@crockerfarm.com | (410) 472-2016