Cigar box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1892-1900

GUSN

GUSN-21301

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

Descriptive Terms

cigar boxes
wood (plant material)
BOX, CIGAR

Inscription

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""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Cortez Cigar Co. (Manufacturer)
Schumacher & Ettunger (Printer)

Location of Origin

Key West, FL, USA; New York, NY, USA

Dimensions

2.75 x 6.25 x 4.5 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.5472

Places

Florida (United States)
New York state (United States)