Tobacco bag

Object Number: 
2002.1.2865
Date: 
1902
Medium: 
Cloth
Dimensions: 
3 1/2 x 4 3/8 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
A small gray coarse woven draw string sack with a yellow collar at the top and printed on the front in black with a woman walking by a shoreline covered with foliage and the words "Seal of North Carolina/ Trade Mark/ Plug Cut/ Marburg Bros." On the reverse "Seal of North Carolina/ Plug Cut/ Purest & Best/ Marburg Bros./ Marburg Bros./ The American Tobacco Co./ Successor". Covered with tobacco tax stickers from 1902.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group