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Cigar box

Description

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

Details

Maker
Hull Grummond & Co. (Maker (Design))
Date
1901
Inscriptions
Paper labels: ""ONE HUNDRED CIGARS/ 1901/ FLOR DE/ FRANKLIN/ BENJAMIN FRANKLIN DRAWING ELECTRICITY/ FROM THE CLOUDS BY HIS KITE./ TITLE AND DESIGN OWNED BY HULL GRUMMOND & CO./ FACTORY NO 227, 21ST DISTRICT, STATE OF NEW YORK/ FRANKLIN/ 5 [cent] CIGAR""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX, CIGAR
cigar boxes
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
Dimensions
5.25 x 7.125 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4212
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21270

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