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Duke's Cameo Cigarettes Chair
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Details

Object ID 002225

Object Name Duke's Cameo Cigarettes Chair

Object Desc Wooden folding chair that advertises Duke's Cameo Cigarettes.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001705

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Furniture

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Tobacco Exhibit

Object Date

Start Year Range 1881

End Year Range 1920

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords chairs,advertising,Duke's Cameo,W. Duke, Sons & Company,tobacco,cigarettes,folding chairs,


Title Duke's Cameo Cigarettes Chair

Description Wooden folding chair with advertisement for Duke's Cameo Cigarattes on the back rest.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 30

Length 20

Width 14.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker W. Duke, Sons & Company

Maker Details W. Duke, Sons & Co. was a tobacco manufacturer founded by Washington Duke in 1881. His son, James B. Duke, later became president of the American Tobacco Company.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY1705

Description

Conditions

Date MAY 20,2014

Summary Fair

Assessor Ben Locke

Notes Minor wear and cracking on the advertisement. Edgewear present on most surfaces, minor dust staining as well. The chair is still functional and sturdy.


Events

Date MAY 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to 3rd Floor Hallway from Tobacco Exhibit - automatic entry by admin


Date MAY 20,2014

Summary Status change

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


Date MAY 21,2014

Summary Status change

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


Date MAY 21,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit from 3rd Floor Hallway - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes