Cigar box

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1901

GUSN

GUSN-21268

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

cigar boxes
wood (plant material)
BOX, CIGAR

Inscription

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.),

People and Organizations

Chas. Jacob's & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

4 x 8.5 x 4.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4210

Places

Pennsylvania (United States)