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Pack of cigarettes

1998.2086 (RS24350)

Description

Package of cigarettes. White paper w/ purple print; floral detail at center. Top opened--contains full set of 14 cigarettes.

Details

Maker
Porto? Rican--American Tob. Co. (Maker)
Date
1909-1910
Inscriptions
Printed on box: ""VIOLETAS/ DE/ PUERTO RICO./ PORTO RICAN--AMERICAN TOB. CO./ SAN JUAN, P.R./ HEBRA ALGODON""
Location of origin
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
tobacco (material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, CIGARETTE
cigarette boxes
packaging
paper (fiber product)
Tobacco
tobacco (material)
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
2.875 x 2.5 x 0.625 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2086
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17952

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