Lot #: 25
Price Realized: $115.00
($100 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium).
Three Virginia Oyster Tins, second quarter 20th century, "Bevans / fresh / Oysters / KINSALE, VIRGINIA" tin with large depiction of an oyster; "Kellum Brand OYSTERS / WEEMS, VA" with large depiction of an oyster; and a tin advertising "BALLARD / EGG ISLAND / Cultivated / FRESHLY / SHUCKED / OYSTERS / NORFOLK, VA." with large depiction of an oyster. All with original lids. Some light rust and minor dents to Bevans tin. Kellum tin with shallow dents, some discoloration, and light wear. Ballard tin with minor dents and minor wear. H (of Kellum) 7 1/2".