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Object ID 002066

Object Name Dutch Masters Cigars sign

Object Desc Oval, metal sign with color graphics for Dutch Masters Cigars. Red border with image of Rembrandt painting at center.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002085

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General Category History

Category Advertising/Promo


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 7, Shelf 7

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Dutch Masters (brand),cigars,tobacco,smoking,advertising,signs,Rembrandt,

Title Dutch Masters Cigars sign

Description Oval metal sign. Embossed along edges. Border is red. At top on banner graphic is text "Dutch Masters / Cigars". Background of sign is Rembrandt painting used as logo for the brand titled "Syndics of the Drapers' Guild" depicting 6 men. Hole punched out at left and right just inside lip of edge. Two holes at top edge and cotton tie attached. Back of sign is gray.


Approx Collection Date

Height 9

Length 0

Width 10.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 0

Material metal; cotton


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Maker Dutch Masters

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Image Caption CMY2085



Date MAY 1,2014

Summary good

Assessor BN

Notes Edges are worn. Edges are scratched with areas of loss of top layer of paint. Suface scratches throughouht. Large scratch at left edge by 1st man in painting. Cord at top is worn with fraying on ends, discoloration. Denting inward along top and bottom edges. On back of sign, yellow discoloration at left 1/2. Black marks at lower left quadrant. Surface scratches. At lower right quadrant there is small areas with loss of paint layer.


Date MAY 1,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7 from 3rd Floor Hallway South - automatic entry by admin

Date MAY 9,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 7 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin