MOORES PATENT MOORE & WRIGHT Oil Can *SOLD*
A good No.250 MOORE'S PATENT 'leakproof' oil can by MOORE & WRIGHT of Sheffield.
Marked 'MOORE & WRIGHT SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' around the brass spout.
The MOORE & WRIGHT 1935 catalogue says:
"This is the only satisfactory Leak-proof Oilcan on the Market. It is quite automatic, and does not need pressing on any object to get the oil out. The body of the can is made from good sound tin, and the bottoms are of brass"
Good sprung action to the brass base.
A few surface knocks and scratches.
23/8 inch base diameter, 4 inches high including spout.
* Please note this can is untested.