This is a special old metal can with historical significance. The bottom of the can is engraved with "Konsum Genossebschaft Köln" (Cologne Consumers' co-operative). This old can was probably produced between 1946 and 1969.


This velvet-covered metal can can store all kinds of small objects. The lid is tight enough to store private collections. If it is used as a decoration, it will definitely enrich any corners of your home.


Condition | good vintage condition with traces of age and wear. Some tarnish to the metal part and some wear to the velvet layer.

Materials | metal, velvet

Period | 1946-1969

Dimensions | L16cm x H11.8cm x W11cm

Weight | 163g

Inventory | 1 pc

Country of Origin | Germany

40s-60s German Cologne Consumers' Co-operative Velvet Metal Old Can

  • Our items are vintage, thrift-ed and pre-loved, some have been loved a lot more than others and in different ways, so they do come as they are. We will always check and describe the item to the best of our ability and please do always check the product description for any possible flaws mentioned. We are advocates of buying used and hope you can appreciate this unique piece and its character.

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    **Should you prefer the normal mail option (without tracking), please do understand that the risk of lost packages/mail will be borne solely by you, the buyer. inspires you with the art of integrating the new with the old.

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