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George Washington cut plug tin
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Details

Object ID 000553

Object Name George Washington cut plug tin

Object Desc Medium-sized cylindrical red, silver and blue metal George Washington cut plug tobacco tin. Portrait of Washington on both sides of canister. Manufactured by R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in VA (founded 1875)

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000532a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 4

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords tobacco,Washington, George,R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company,tins,smoking,


Title George Washington cut plug tin

Description Medium-sized cylindrical red, silver and blue metal George Washington cut plug tobacco tin.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 6

Length 0

Width 4.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Canister is 6 inches tall and approximately 4.5 inches wide

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY532a-b

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 19,2013

Summary Good Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Paint is faded and scuffed on lid of can. One 1.5 in white scratch on lid of canister. Several small blue and white scratches on lid of canister. Small bends along bottom edge of lid. Proper back side labeling is scratched and faded with several small chips of paint missing. 2 in paint chip on proper left side that exposes underlying metal. Bottom back left portion of cainster is bent inwards


Events

Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 4 from Tobacco Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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