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Bella Mundo Cigar Box
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Details

Object ID 000549

Object Name Bella Mundo Cigar Box

Object Desc This rectangular wooden box is not covered in paper, it's edges are covered with a yellow tape like paper that says in red writing, "BELLA MUNDO" repeatedly. Inside, it is lined with paper, it has a picture of a girl breaking through a paper globe.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000528

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Tobacco Exhibit East Shelf 5

Object Date

Start Year Range 1909

End Year Range 1928

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords cigars,Bella Mundo Cigar Company,tobacco,smoking,boxes,


Title Bella Mundo Cigar Box

Description This rectangular wooden box is not covered in paper, it's edges are covered with a yellow tape like paper that says in red writing, "BELLA MUNDO" repeatedly. Inside, it is lined with paper, it has a picture of a girl breaking through a paper globe.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.25

Length 9.75

Width 5.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Bella Mundo Cigar Company

Maker Details Probably made after 1909, copyrighted lithographic used, but before 1928 (a date written upon the bottom of the box in pencil). Company still exists, but no history explicit to this box found.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY528

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 18,2013

Summary Very Good

Assessor Hannah Lartz

Notes Some of the tape around the edges on the outside of the box is worn away. Some discoloration of the wood, maybe just dirty. Inside is very clean, not many stains. Top doesn't close as well as should, alittle warped.


Events

Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit East Shelf 5 from Tobacco Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes