Another New Glass Cigar JarBy

Another New Glass Cigar Jar

This piece is another new glass cigar jar. It is marked L.A. Palina, The quality cigar, Since 1886. The name appears on the metal lid and embossed in the mold. The base is marked Congress Cigar Co., 1st Dist New Jersey. FACT 113. New jars were $9 each. The new jars were made in India.

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The base of the new jar, left, is very deceptive because it has the original tax district information embossed in the glass. This is official legal information and seldom found in tobacco-related reproductions. The complete jar with lid is shown at right.