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Object ID 001543

Object Name Cig-O-Meter Wooden Cigarette Display

Object Desc Wooden display to stack cigarette packs with.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001264

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General Category History

Category Tobacco Products


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Tobacco Exhibit

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Cigarettes,smoking,Tobacco,display,dispenser,

Title Cig-O-Meter Wooden Cigarette Display

Description "Cig-O-Meter" wooden display. Shows how many packs of cigarettes are left with a clever phrase as each one is taken out. When the display is full, the only phrase visible is "Full House." From their the phrases count down as follows: One Down, Eight To Go, Seven Left, Six More, Only Five, Four Below, Three and Youre Out, Why Bum Buy, Going Going, Gone.


Approx Collection Date

Height 13

Length 2.75

Width 2

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 1



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Image Caption CMY1264



Date FEB 20,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Minor edgewear throughout. No major cracks or damage. Red text is unfaded. Small chips on the right back edge.


Date FEB 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 2 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 - 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 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 2 - automatic entry by admin