U.S. Cigar Co. cigar punch

Description (Brief)
Retractable metal cigar punch with wrap-around celluloid label. The label is white with black print. The punch is an advertising piece for the U.S. Cigar Co.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cigar punch
date made
after 1902
maker
Whitehead & Hoag Company
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.5 cm x 1 cm; 2 15/16 in x 3/8 in
place made
United States: New Jersey, Newark
ID Number
2006.0098.1299
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1299
subject
Celluloid
Advertising
Smoking
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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