Tobacco

Object Number: 
2002.1.2943
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
7/8 x 2 1/2 in. diameter
Description: 
A small round snuff tobacco tin with a black and red paper label with gold border that reads in white "Copenhagen Snuff/ Weyman & Bro. Since 1827/ The High Grade Tobacco Chew 'Men Like Best'/ Succeeded by United States Tobacco Co./ Chicago , U.S.A." The metal lid is embossed with a "W. Co." monogram inside a diamond and the words "Copenhagen Satisfies".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group