visit musarch.com
portions Copyright © 2011 by the Museum Archive software project ·  All Rights reserved ·  E-Mail: support@musarch.com
Home   |   By Name   |   By Keyword   |   By Category     
Chudnow Museum
Chudnow Museum
Bankers Cigar Tin
  1. Details
  2. Images
  3. Conditions
  4. Events
  5. Provenance
  6. Notes

Details

Object ID 001696

Object Name Bankers Cigar Tin

Object Desc Tin for Bankers "Hand Made" cigars that is light green in color and rectangular in shape.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001358

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 4

Object Date 1927

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Bankers (brand),cigars,tins,Heekin Can Company,tobacco,smoking,


Title Bankers Cigar Tin

Description Tin used as storage/humidor for Bankers cigars. Tin is pastel green with blue print. Front, R and L sides read "Bankers/Hand/Made/Highest Quality/5 cents." Back has factory information, tax notice, and penalty notice. Also reads "The Heekin Can Co. Cin. O. 2919;" most likely the manufacturer of the tin itself. Lid of can has residue where tax stamp once was. Bottom of tin is gold-colored and has factory information imprinted. Cancellation date can still be read on the tax stamp's residue.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 5.25

Length 3.5

Width 3.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Measurements above refer to entire tin.

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker

Maker Details

Maker Mark

Images

(click for full image)

Image Caption MCY001358

Description Bankers cigar tin

Conditions

Date MAR 11,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes Tin has scratching on the lid and corners of tin. Tax stamp has been removed but readible residue still remains. Dents on the top of tin sides. Oxidation on the outside and inside.


Events

Date MAR 11,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 from Room 1, Shelf 1 - 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 4 from Cabinet 1, Shelf 8 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes