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Details

Object ID 000833

Object Name Wooden Cigar Mold

Object Desc Cigar mold devide, made of wood. No engravings on wood. Capacity to hold 20 cigars inside. Top portion detaches from the bottom. Contains one cigar inside.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000756a-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 7

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords cigar mold,cigars,tobacco,wooden cigar mold,smoking,


Title Wooden Cigar Mold

Description Cigar mold made of wood, in a long rectagular shape. Device is made of two parts, top and bottom, which detach from each other, and sit perfectly into the mold's shape. Inside, on both the left and right sides, one wooden pin on top part fit through a hole on bottom part, attaching the two pieces together. Two holes are visible on the bottom's exterior. Capacity to hold 20 cigars. Contains one cigar still inside. Bottom part of the mold has engraved on one of its sides "4580490" and on the other "2 Durex 3".

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.75

Length 22

Width 4.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Dimensions above are for the entire mold device, enclosed. Individually measured, top and bottom portions are the same lenght and width.Top portion is about 1 inch high, bottom of the mold is 1.5 inches high.

Quantity 1

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Image Caption CMY756a-b

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Conditions

Date JUN 26,2013

Summary Good

Assessor Samanta Pugh

Notes Wood has scratches on its surface all throughout the top, bottom and sides. Corners of both top and bottom parts show some wear, but no major chips. dark smudges also present on wood all throughout. Top part has several small brown spots on the left, and several small light-colored spots on the right. Bottom of the mold has some larger scratches on the wood and some smaller ones too. A few light color large marks/smudges are also present on the bottom. Interior is dirty and has dark-colored stains residue from the cigars. Top mold individual spaces have some small chips on wood, but nothing major. Bottom mold's interior is in overall very good condition. Cigar inside the mold is very delicate, it has several tears on the leaves around it, pieces have already come off.


Events

Date SEP 12,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7 from On Loan - automatic entry by admin


Date DEC 29,2013

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from Out On Loan - automatic entry by admin


Date JAN 28,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 2 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin


Date FEB 14,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 11 from Room 7, Shelf 2 - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 7 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 11 - automatic entry by admin


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