"Melrose Smoking Tobacco" hinged tin. The lid is coloured blue, with label spread across, with the colours of red, yellow, black and blue. The rest of the tin is uncoloured. There is a striking strip on the base for matches. The tin is empty.
Unsurpassed for/ rolling cigarettes/ Melrose/ smoking tobacco Label
Imperial Tabaco Company of New Zealand Limited Wellington Printed
Imperial Tobacco Company of New Zealand Limited. Tin [Melrose Smoking Tobacco], 2002.127. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).