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Heart of Havana Harvester Cigar sign
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Details

Object ID 000769

Object Name Heart of Havana Harvester Cigar sign

Object Desc Tin sign, with yello, black, red, white, and brown paint. The sign is oval shaped witha yellow background. At the bottom of the sign there is a cigar and the cigar's smoke forms a circle around a photo of a lady. The sign says "Heart of Havana Harvester..

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000696

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Tobacco Exhibit

Object Date 1930

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End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords cigars,Harvester Cigars,tobacco,signs,smoking,advertising,Heart of Havana,


Title Heart of Havana Harvester Cigar sign

Description Tin sign, with yello, black, red, white, and brown paint. The sign is oval shaped witha yellow background. At the bottom of the sign there is a cigar and the cigar's smoke forms a circle around a photo of a lady. The sign says "Heart of Havana Harvester Cigar 5"

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Height 13

Length 0

Width 9

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0

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Place of Origin

Maker Heart of Havana

Maker Details The cigars were made into the late 30s at least. Found newspaper ads in 1939.

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Image Caption CMY696

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Conditions

Date APR 26,2013

Summary Good

Assessor MacKenzie Sims

Notes THe sign is in good condition, there are some signs of wear on the top and bottom of the sign. Some of the paint was chipped of, and there is a different shade of yellow to cover up the chipped area. On the right side of the sign there are some bumps. The back of the sign is painted a dark green, and it has large areas of chipped paint.


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