- Museum number
Sample of tobacco [contained in glass jar with paper lid].
Diameter: 5 centimetres (jar)
Height: 7.50 centimetres (jar)
Weight: 68 grammes (jar and tobacco)
- Curator's comments
- Paper lid of jar carries inscription in ink: "3838 Turk tabac aus der teft [der ?] Kaiser Marnad [?, or Mamad ?] 1847. S Fraube." The number "3838" is not identified - it does not, for instance, appear to correspond to any Christy "Four Figure" or "Plus" number.
- Not on display
- Acquisition notes
- Found in Asia collections in 1997 apparently unnumbered and unregistered. Means and date of acquisition not known. (See note in Curators' Commmentary). Acquisition details unknown.
- Middle East
- Registration number