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Object ID 001571

Object Name Admiration After Dinner cigar box

Object Desc Wood box with paper label and hinged lid. Graphic on lid is embossed with gold circle at center and "Admiration" written above.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001943

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Tobacco Exhibit East Shelf 5

Object Date 1939

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords tobacco,cigars,Admiration After Dinner Cigars,cigar boxes,S. Fernandez & Co.,E. Regensburg & Sons,smoking,

Title Admiration After Dinner cigar box

Description Wood box with hinged lid. Paper labeling on exterior and interior. On lid is embossed graphic at center. Gold circle with text "ERS". Above circle is text "Admiration" below is red banner with text. Tax stamp at lower left. On each side "Admiration / After Dinner" written on black. On bottom is embossed stamp for Factory No. and caution. "Claro" stamped at side. Interior has graphic of woman at center in 18th century dress looking in mirror. Paper at bottom of box.


Approx Collection Date

Height 1.5

Length 0

Width 9.75

Depth 5.5

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker S. Fernandez & Co/E. Regensburg & Sons

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY1943



Date FEB 25,2014

Summary poor

Assessor BN

Notes Paper is worn on edges, scratched, areas of loss. Tax stamp at lower left has loss and wear on front of box the label is loose at left. On lid of box marks at front center and left and right edges at center from cellophane tape with accretions. Crease just below center running horizontally at left in paper. At lower edge center there is loss and splinterin of wood. At top right edge near corner there is loss of paper. Around lower edge of box at bottom the label is loose and torn with creasing. On back of box there is writing which is etched into the paper at left. On bottom of box there is loss of paper label at lower left and lower right. The interior of box there is creasing and tears on the lid at left, two above and below center - possible wood is cracked underneath. Paper is dirty and stained. Paper lining is creased and has small tears.


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