A. W. Phillips, Ltd, Best Quality

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A. W. Phillips, Ltd, Best Quality
metal can from c1930 with 3 white tennis ball(s).
This particular 'Type 0 - United Kingdom Blade Lid' item is extremely rare.
Photo(s) courtesy of Brad McCall

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Orange and green can with A.W.Phillips Ltd in large white outlined old English style text. Graphic of a white tennis ball with manufacturer name in script, and Authorised by the L.T.A. Other text on can reads: Established 1883, Best Quality Lawn Tennis Balls. Guaranteed Correct in Size, Weight and Bound. Entirely British Manufacture. Lawn Tennis Balls for Tournament and Match Play. Manuractured & Guaranteed By A.W.Phillips, LTD., Albion Works, Nuneaton, England. Can is unusual in the the lid has a cutter blade that is used to remove foil lining inside can to gain access to the balls. Image shows two sides of the can. See information on Type 0 cans for more detail