THIS IS AN ORIGINAL TOBACCO CADDY LABEL
This label was printed during the 1880’s for the intention of being pasted on a crate or barrel of tobacco. Caddy labels are one of the best examples of early color printing in a large format.
APPROX. SIZE(inches): 7.00 x 13.50
APPROX. AGE: 1880-1900’s
DESCRIPTION: Wonderful image of horse race.
CONDITION: Some light aging, mainly on borders, otherwise very nice
ORIGIN: Petersburg, VA., Virginia
SHIPPER/GROWER: British American Tobacco Co., Ltd., WM. Cameron & Bro.