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Tobacco Packer

Brass feather-shaped tobacco packer with square end for packing tobacco in pipes. Has chicken foot holding feather.

Object number: 1976.34.1

Dimensions: 7 1/2” x 7/8”

Given in memory of Newman Alexander Townsend

Estimated date: 18th century



What visitors say

Visiting the Joel Lane House was like going back in time.  Thank you so much for showing us the house of Joel Lane.  Its interesting to see how the founder of Wake County lived.

Kayla