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Pen wipe/ tobacco

Object Number: 
2002.1.2675
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Cloth
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 2 1/2 in.
Description: 
A bright orange cotton felt cloth pen wipe, printed to resemble a Chinese carpet with an image of an orange and black tiger in the center with an orange border and fringe. Given as a premium by cigar stores and manufacturers for blotting the ink from a nib pen.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group