An unusual Antique English oak novelty railway interest cigar humidor, circa 1880 in date.
The humidor is constructed in the form of a train's coal wagon.
It features a simulated coal locking lift up top with a panelled body inscribed :
Powell's Tillery's Steam Coal Co Ltd. Cardiff,
Empty to Abertillery GWR,
And bearing the impressed Victorian registration number 230537 on all four wheels.
The ld opens to reveal a fitted interior with two large cigar slots and a central tobacco mixer.
This humidor has a very unique design and would make any cigar connoisseur happy.
Complete with working lock and original key.
In excellent condition, please see photos for confirmation of condition.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 18 x Width 34 x Depth 18
Dimensions in inches:
Height 7 inches x Width 1 foot, 1 inch x Depth 7 inches
Our reference: A1576