Tobacco Tin with Cover

GUSN

GUSN-308887

Description

Tall, square tobacco tin with cylindrical neck and fittted cover. Painted black with gold images of Asian characters, man smoking long pipe, bird, frog and other exotic creatures.

Details

Descriptive Terms

containers for smoking and tobacco use
tin (metal)
lacquer (coating)

Inscription

"2 Kos f. 1.25 / Lawn Grass" (handwritten)

Additional Identification Number

1938.238cd

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

8 x 4 1/4 x 4 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Estate of Miss Alice Pond

Accession Number

1938.238.2AB