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Cigar box

Description

Wooden cigar box. Rectangular w/ a (once-hinged) removable lid. Paper labels w/ brand information on box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1901
Inscriptions
Paper labels: ""CHAS. JACOBS & CO'S/ HAVANA SPECIALS/ GUARANTEED/ CHOICEST CLEAR VUELTA ABAJO HAVANA/ OF THE OLDEST CROPS./ EL MERITO/ HABANA/ FABRICA DE TABACOS/ SERIES OF 1901/ ACT OF MARCH 2, 1901/ FACTORY NO. 2715, 1ST Dist., Philadelphia"" Panited on wood: ""EL MERITO/ CONCHAS DE REGALIA""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Pennsylvania (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX, CIGAR
cigar boxes
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Chas. Jacob's & Co.
Dimensions
4 x 8.5 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4210
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21268

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