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Harvester Record Breaker cigar box
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Details

Object ID 001570

Object Name Harvester Record Breaker cigar box

Object Desc Cardboard box with hinged lid. Covered in paper label. Lid is brown with black and gold logo at center "Harvester / CCC / Cigars".

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001942

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Tobacco Exhibit East Shelf 5

Object Date 1952

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords cigars,cigar boxes,Harvester Cigars,tobacco,smoking,


Title Harvester Record Breaker cigar box

Description Cardboard cigar box with hinged lid and paper labeling. Exterior is brown with faux wood finish. Edges have brown, gold yellow graphic with text "The Harvester". On lid is gold and black graphic with text "Harvester / CCC / Cigars". Tax stamp at left, blue Series 122. Left and right sides have horse image and text "Harvester / Record Breaker" with white sticker at left side "Claro". Bottom of box has Factory No. info. Interior of lid has white lable with embossed gold coins at left and right. Horse at center with image of man at left and right, and text.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.5

Length 0

Width 8.88

Depth 5.25

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Harvester

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1942

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 25,2014

Summary poor

Assessor BN

Notes The box is warped, and the lid will fall down into the box. Overall, paper is worn and scratched. Edges and corners are frayed. On lid, tax stamp is creased and folded with loss. White mark at upper left corner on lid. Lower edge at cetner there is a hole in paper. On right side of box there is a sticker at center, writing in black marker "Hooks". On back side of box the paper hinge for lid is worn and fragile. Bottom of box is very worn with scratches and loss of paper. On interior of box the paper is dirty and stained. Piece of masking tape at bottom center with "25c" on it. On back interior side there is a mark from black marker at top center.


Events

Date FEB 25,2014

Summary Status change

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


Date FEB 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 2 from Tobacco Exhibit - 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 East Shelf 5 from Room 7, Shelf 2 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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