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Details

Object ID 003396

Object Name Iron Cigar Cutter

Object Desc Black iron with red and gold details cigar cutter.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003033

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 cigar cutter,Lorillard,smoking,Enterprise Manufacturing,


Title Iron Cigar Cutter

Description iron cugar cutter with red accent painting on handle and arch; Lorillard Tin Tag Plug tobacco is embossed and painted in gold in various places all over the cutter; the bottom has a patent number and the date 1875 and states Made for Lorllard & Co. by Enterprise Manufacturing Philadelphia

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 17

Width 4.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

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Place of Origin

Maker Enterprise Manufacturing

Maker Details The Enterprise Manufacturing Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania was primarily a hardware manufacturer known for its coffee mills and domestic devices such as cherry pitters and apple peelers. Taking advantage of the 100-year milestone in America’s history, and the Philadelphia Centennial Exposition of 1876, the company produced a number of souvenir banks that depicted patriotic landmarks, such as Independence Hall. The company continued to manufacture banks after the exposition until the late 1800's. - See more at: http://www.internetantiquegazette.com/banks/261_enterprise_manufacturing_co/#sthash.EqI6kZJx.dpuf

Maker Mark

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Image Caption CMY3033

Description

Conditions

Date JUN 3,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Megan Hindman

Notes No wear or age


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