Japanese novelty cigarette box with roll top lid

This box was made in Japan, although the bottom of the box is simply stamped FOREIGN. The box has a sample label on it with the number 1882. This was clearly a sample sent to Davenports, but we do not know from which Japanese supplier it came.


Size 205 x 90 x 45mm.
Date Early to mid 20th century.
Key Phrases
Ref no N1298