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Cigar box

Description

Cigar box with door catches; cover with paper hinge; paper labels and internal revenue stamp on box; green label from label maker on side: "DOOR CATCHES"

Details

Maker
Cortez Cigar Co. (Manufacturer)
Schumacher & Ettunger (Printer)
Date
1892-1900
Inscriptions
Printed label on inside: ""Cortez CIGAR CO. KEY WEST"" ""COPYRIGHT 1892, SCHUMACHER & ETTUNGER, N.Y."" Branded on bottom: ""KEY WEST FACTORY NO. 144 DIST. FLA."" Label: ""SANTA VIVIA""
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)
Dimensions
2.75 x 6.25 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.5472
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21301

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