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Zerlina [cigar box label]

Collector:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Physical description:
1 item, color, 3-1/2" x 5-1/2"
Culture:
Gypsies
Roma
Type:
Cigar labels
Pictorial works
Place:
Spain
Date:
1900
1920
1900-1920
1880-1920
Notes:
Unnamed, Tobacco Trade & Industry, Box 17 of 29.
Summary:
The woman depicted wears a costume to make her look like a Gypsy. She has dark hair and eyes, wears a decorative headband with ornaments hanging from it and flowers around her neck. There is an inset image to the right of the woman of two crescent moons with a star in the middle. Inside the star is an illustration of a city, a port, a church tower and a boat.
Cite as:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. [Collection 60.]
Topic:
Women
Feminine beauty (Aesthetics)
Tobacco
See more items in:
Warshaw Collection of Business Americana ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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