Wood (probably cedar), metal, paint
Overall: 6 3/8 x 12 x 6 1/2 in. ( 16.2 x 30.5 x 16.5 cm )
Chip-carved wooden (tramp art) box with four faceted and stepped sides including hinged lid with back panel and inside of lid advertising cigar maker; reddish exterior.
Gift of Elie Nadelman
painted: on back image of cuffed male's hand holding smoking cigar with "TRADE MARK" at cuff's edge
printed: and ingrained under lid: "LEWYN AND MARTIN'S/A. 1./CIGARS" with same trademark smoking hand
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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