1 1/4 x 3/4 x 1/8 in.
A black rectangular tin plug tobacco tag printed with a central red oval frame around a color drawing of a rooster marked "Trade Mark/ Mayo's Tobacco/ Always Good". Used between 1870 and 1930 to identify brands of plug tobacco at the point of sale, tobacco tags were treasured collectibles redeemed for premiums.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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