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Holiday Pipe Mixture Tobacco tin
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Details

Object ID 001625

Object Name Holiday Pipe Mixture Tobacco tin

Object Desc Metal container with hinged lid and rounded sides. Green background. Ocean liner at lower edge and palm tree at top. Text on front and back "Holiday Pipe Mixture"

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001960

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 1930s

End Year Range 1950s

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Holiday (brand),Larus & Brother Company,tobacco tins,tobacco,tins,smoking,pipes,


Title Holiday Pipe Mixture Tobacco tin

Description Metal tin with hinged lid and rounded edges. Green. On front there is graphic of palm tree leaf at top and ocean liner at lower edge center. "Holiday / Pipe Mixture" written at top. At bottom text, "Aromatic in the Pack / Aromatic in the Pipe". On left side if Factory No. info and piece of tax stamp. On right is piece of tax stamp for 1 & 3/8 ounces and text vertically below "Manufactured by Larus & Bro. Co. Inc. Richmond, Virginia. U.S.A.". On back side is description of product.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.38

Length 0

Width 3

Depth 0.88

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 0

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Larus & Brother Company

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1960

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 28,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Can lid is slightly dented at hinge causing it to sit crooked when open. Lid is tight fit and causes wear on can. Overall, light scraches. Rust on edges and exposed metal. Exterior is dirty and stained. Accretions on exterior of lid from missing tax stamp. Brown accretions on back side at right. Bottom of can is tarnished and rusted. Interior is rusted and tarnished.


Events

Date MAR 23,2014

Summary Status change

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


Date MAR 23,2014

Summary Location change

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


Date MAR 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 5 from Tobacco Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes