The Snuff Tobacco Reference

Nessing Roll

The Nessing Roll was a processed tobacco product having the form of a thinly spun rope that was pressed squarely and which had a black color. The Nessing Roll was named for a Jan Nessing of Amsterdam, and was used particularly for snuff manufacture. See also Sorts of Snuff Tobacco Reference: Nessing.


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  2. Allgemeiner Schlüssel zur Waaren- und Producten-Kunde. Carl Courtin. Page 840. 1845.
  3. Universal-Lexikon der gesamten kaufmännischen Wissenschaften. Ludwig Fort. Volume 2; Page 633. 1867.