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Tobacco

Object Number: 
2002.1.2952
Date: 
1880-1890
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 7/8 x 1 3/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
A white, black and gold cardboard box that once held ten cigarettes. The front has a portrait of a man with a curly white wig and reads "Old Judge/ Cigarettes/ Goodwin & Co. New York/ Decision/ Seldom Equaled -Never Excelled." On the reverse is a tax revenue stamp for the year 1883 but stamped in red with a second dates that appears to be "1888".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group