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Tobacco premium

Object Number: 
2002.1.2790
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 5/8 x 2 in.
Description: 
A black pressed cardboard card, textured to resemble leather and embossed with a waving pennant that reads "Holy Cross", highlighted with gold. One in a series of collectible cards featuring college pennants. Given as a collectible premium by cigarette manufacturers.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group