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
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
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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Place of Origin
Maker Heart of Havana
Maker Details The cigars were made into the late 30s at least. Found newspaper ads in 1939.
Date APR 26,2013
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.