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Cigar box

Description

Cigar box with chalk and crayons; cover with paper hinge; paper labels and internal revenue stamp on box; black label from label maker on side: "CHALK & SCRATCH CRAYONS"

Details

Maker
Possibly Celestino Palacio & Co. (Manufacturer)
S. F. F. Heppenhiemer's Sons (Manufacturer)
Date
1860-1900
Inscriptions
Printed label inside cover: ""FERDINAND HIRSCH KEY WEST, FLA."" ""CELESTINO PALACIO & CO. KEY WEST, FLA."" LITH OF F. HEPPENHIEMERS SONS 22-24 NWM ST. N.Y."" Label: ""LA ROSA""
Location of origin
Key West, FL, USA; New York, NY, USA
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Florida (United States)
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
BOX, CIGAR
cigar boxes
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Ferdinand Hirsch
Dimensions
2.125 x 8 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5464
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21293

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