Lot # 78: Turn of the Century Tobacco Box Collection (5)

Starting Bid: $200.00

Bids: 5 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "Spring, 2022 Premier Auction",
which ran from 3/16/2022 9:00 PM to
4/2/2022 9:00 PM

Collector-grade grouping of tobacco packs that were discovered with an inheritance of tobacco cards featured in this auction.  Collection includes: 1) Sweet Caporal Box: Slide and shell box, well worn with the interior box having come apart and now lying flat inside the shell. Poor condition with tax stamp missing.  2) Jack Rose Little Cigars: Slide and shell box with the interior box now lying flat inside the shell, poor condition with some light writing on a strip of paper affixed to the reverse, tax stamp missing.  3) Turkey Red Cigarettes: Complete box, though the bottom lid has torn apart from the box top.  POOR condition, still intact, a piece of paper affixed to the box bottom with writing identifying the box. 4) Belmar Turkish Cigarettes (2): Pair of intact boxes once containing Helmar cigarettes.  GOOD condition aside from strips of paper that have been affixed to the bottom of each box, with writing identifying the brand of box.  Five boxes total.

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