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Object ID 001913

Object Name Bond Street Tobacco Can

Object Desc Yellow can for Bond Street tobacco.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001495

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Tobacco Exhibit North Shelf 8

Object Date

Start Year Range 1926

End Year Range 1950s

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords pipes,Philip Morris & Co.,tobacco,smoking,tins,Bond Street (brand),

Title Bond Street Tobacco Can

Description Yellow mid-sized can for Bond Street pipe tobacco. Long blue tax stamp from series 116 (post 1926) on lid and sides. Image on can of store front. "Absolutely different pipe tobacco." "An unusual aromatic blend of surpassing quality." printed on sides of can.


Approx Collection Date

Height 4.5

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 5.5

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Dimensions refer to entire can.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Philip Morris and Company

Maker Details PM USA is more than 160 years old. The history of the company can be traced back to Philip Morris' 1847 opening of a single shop on London's Bond Street, selling tobacco and ready-made cigarettes. In 1902, Philip Morris & Co., Ltd. incorporated as a small tobacco company in New York City. In 1960, Philip Morris was the smallest among the six major tobacco companies in the United States. By 1983, PM USA had become the largest cigarette company in the country.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY001495

Description Bond Street pipe tobacco can.


Date APR 8,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Cassie Coffey

Notes Tin has some scratches in advertisement and small dents. Almost fully complete tax stamp. Lid present, but somewhat warped.