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old tins

Very tight-fitting lids!


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Labels peeling, some had rusted and a very were grimed shut and unopenable with a knife, screwdriver or banging and yelling.

  • Nicole Smith 5y

    Wow... I just purchased about 30 of these 2 weeks ago and NOW you tell me they rust?!
  • deb 5y

    Not often. And it took years.
  • David Lebovitz 5y

    I was doing a cooking demo once and tried to pry open one of those kinds of containers, and took a nice slice out of my hand in front of everyone, because the edges were so sharp. Good riddance, I say.
  • tracy benjamin 5y

    i have a hard time getting the tops off of these. And then when I do, I spill spices all over the place. FAIL!
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