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Phillies Perfecto cigar boxes
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Details

Object ID 003390

Object Name Phillies Perfecto cigar boxes

Object Desc Cigar box with logo and word Phillies written on box.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003027a-b

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,Phillies Perfecto,


Title Phillies Perfecto cigar boxes

Description Two boxes. Yellow background with red trim. Logo is red with white lettering, and has white and black trim. Philies is written on the box trim. Guaranteed super mild. America's number 1 cigar. 10 cents. Redi-tip with hole-in-end

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 2.25

Length 8.75

Width 5.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 2

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Phillies Perfecto

Maker Details Made in Philadelphia, and eventually the brand took changed its name to "Phillies". Began in 1896 by Sam, Max, and Meyer Bayuk. Phillies Perfecto became the most popular of the Bayuk's varieties. Incorperated in 1920. Lots of plagarism of the name, color, and design of the Phillies Perfecto.

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Images

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Image Caption CMY3027

Description

Conditions

Date MAY 31,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Both boxes are quite discolored and torn. Corners are frayed. Noticeable tears on the edges. Both interiors are quite discolored.


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