Roller, Cigarette

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A cigarette roller. The tubular metal device is hinged along one side and contains an internal sleeve. This sleeve can be extended from the exterior casing using the two small protruding handles. " THE IMPERIAL " MAKERS GEORGE CANTOURIS & CO. LONDON E.C.3 " and " GEORGE CANTOURIS & CO. 24 ALDGATE LONDON PAT NO. 340841 " is marked on the exterior case.
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https://www.gracesguide.co.uk/images/9/92/Im1922BIF-Cantouris.jpg Please follow the link for a leaflet on the cigarette maker; examine it carefully, it’s not the same! Also,please correct the patent no I gave which should be 340841.

- Alun Thomas on 24-05-2018 06:11:00

Sorry, but this is not the Imperial Collapso cigarette making machine; it’s a different Cantouris product, viz, the cheese sampler, patent no 34081. The cigarette machine is superficially similar.

- Alun Thomas on 23-05-2018 21:58:18

I’m glad you found this of interest Roger, but sounds like you’d be better off posting this on an online auction site. Hope the rest of your move went well.

- Andrew Moffat - Manager Heritage / Pourahi Tukuihotanga on 04-09-2013 20:43:31

Having the usual clear out when recently moving house, I discovered one of these 'devices' (not boxed but loose) and wondered if anyone of your followers would care to make me an offer?

- Roger Elliott on 02-09-2013 15:02:27

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