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Burley and Bright Tobacco tin
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Details

Object ID 001518

Object Name Burley and Bright Tobacco tin

Object Desc Metal container with hinged lid. Green, black and white with text on front and back. Tax stamp across top and sides.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001928

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 5

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Burley and Bright Tobacco,tobacco,American Tobacco Company,smoking,pipes,tins,


Title Burley and Bright Tobacco tin

Description Metal container with hinged lid. Rounded edges. Tax stamp across top and sides. Front and back of container are the same. At top left corner there is a red circle with text, "Burley / and / Bright / Tobacco". Running diagonal is text in white box, "Half and Half". In lower right corner there is text "A Cargo / of / Contentment / in the / Bowl of any Pipe". On right side is factory no. information.. At left edge is manufactuer information

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.5

Length 0

Width 3

Depth 1

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker American Tobacco Company

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1928

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 18,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Metal is worn and scratched. On top of container edges are rusted with loss of paint. Tax stamp sticker is loose on edges, torn with areas of loss. On front side there is brown stain at lower left edge and upper right edge. Dent at right edge center. On lower half there are water marks. On back side of container dent at left edge just above center. Bottom of container is tarnished. Interior of container is tarnished On interior of lid two dents are visible at left.


Events

Date FEB 18,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 3 from Cabinet 1 - automatic entry by admin


Date FEB 18,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 3 - 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 5 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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