Cigar box

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1901

GUSN

GUSN-21270

Description

Wooden cigar box. Rectangular w/ high sides and 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: ""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.),

Maker

Hull Grummond & Co. (Maker (Design))

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

5.25 x 7.125 x 5.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.4212

Places

New York state (United States)