Tobacco

Object Number: 
2002.1.2929
Date: 
1920-1940
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 3 x 7/8 in.
Description: 
A rectangular white, green and black tobacco tin with rounded sides and a lid that opens on a hinge. The front has a red circle in the upper left that reads in black "Burley and Bright Tobacco", a white diagonal banner that reads in black "Half and Half", above the words "A Cargo of Contentment in the Bowl of any Pipe". The top is sealed with a blue tobacco tax revenue label marked "Act of Feb. 26, 192[?]".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group