Here for your consideration is an absolutely fabulous, most incredible, circa 1850. BLACK AMERICANA, COPPER TOBACCO JAR. Its base has a very ornate, intricate design, while the top features the head of a SMILING BLACK MAN, who. Is SMOKING a CIGAR and is encircled by tobacco leaves. This extraordinary piece of very early tobacciana, measures 6 1/2 inches in height to the top of the mans head and 8 inches in width, measuring from handle to handle.
The copper has oxidized over its long life and there are some dents on the bottom, that arent visible from the front. What stories it could tell us, if only it could talk! Truly an outstanding, must have addition, to any EARLY BLACK AMERICANA, TOBACCO JAR, HUMIDOR, TOBACCIANA and SMOKING-RELATED COLLECTION! We are happy to answer your inquiries. You never know what treasures you may find!
The item "BLACK AMERICANABLACK MANCIGARTOBACCO JARCOPPERCIRCA1850RARESTSPECTACULAR" is in sale since Thursday, January 30, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Black Americana\Other Black Americana".The seller is "cmp1818" and is located in New York. This item can be shipped to United States.