Tobacco canister

Object Number: 
2002.1.2917
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 3 x 3 5/8 in.
Description: 
A light blue metal tobacco tin with a dark blue and silver geometric border and frame around the words in dark blue and silver "Edgeworth/ Extra High Grade Sliced/ Pipe Tobacco/ Larus & Bro. Co./ Richmond, VA. U.S.A." Inside the lid in red "To the Consumers of High-Grade Tobaccos..We desire to call your special attention to Edgeworth Tobacco. It is the best combination that can be made...".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group