Wm. Gribble's Best Virginia Tobacco Barnstaple
A black and white engraving shows a black man smoking a long-stemmed pipe. This paper is 3 1/8 inches H x 2 3/8 W, and is one of 41 tobacco papers of similar dimensions at Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia issued by tobacconists in England, including this one from Barnstaple, Devon.
Courtesy, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, Virginia; image C1980-866.
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