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Harvester Cigars box
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Details

Object ID 003387

Object Name Harvester Cigars box

Object Desc Red cigar box with Harvester logo and horse head.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003024

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Tobacco Products

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 1, Closet, Floor

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords cigars,tobacco,boxes,smoking,Harvester Cigars,


Title Harvester Cigars box

Description Dark red box. Has trim that gives the appearance of a fanicer box-it mimics the apperance of a quilted exterior. Harvester Cigars is in gold lettering. Has horse head in gold on side. 10 cents. Picture of cigar and ash tray with horse head on in on interior of lid. Charcoal cured. Perfecto.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.25

Length 9

Width 5

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 Harvester Cigars.

Maker Details Was originally named after a race horse that set a half mile record in 1925. Made in Pennsylvania. They dropped their prices to 5 cents from 10 cents in 1933.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3024

Description

Conditions

Date MAY 31,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes An edge is torn. Wear and tear on the corners. Discoloration in the inside of box.


Events

Provenance

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