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Object Name HUMIDOR
Catalog Number 0985.07.00017
Description Black fabric covered box with a paper "8" and three elves applied to the lid. It has a red twill liner.
Dimensions H-9.25 W-4.75 L-3.25 inches
Owned Jefferson Davis
Provenance This was used by Jefferson Davis ("Habitually" in Mrs Davis' words) during his life. Mrs. Davis's original label reads: "A box made for Mr. Davis's cigars. It always remained at the head of his bed. It was used by him as long as he lived."
People Davis, Jefferson
Subjects Cigars
Smoking
Tobacco
Tobacco habit