Tobacco packet

Object Number: 
INV.1106
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Cotton, paper, tobacco
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 7/8 in. ( 8.3 x 5.4 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Small cotton drawstring bag of tobacco wrapped in paper label and sealed with blue paper strip; color printed label is inscribed and depicts a railroad train on tracks driving a buffalo before it; the seal is printed in black with inscriptions and a portrait of John Quincy Adams.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group