Thirteen Toppers

A popular type of flat, rectangular cigar box with 13 cigars on top and 12 on the bottom, with a spacer. The boxes are typically closed with a brass nail. These boxes are also known as flat tops. They are part of the group of cigar boxes known as dress boxes or semi plain boxes, which are wood or cardboard, and are finished with overlays of decorative embossed paper, usually emblazoned with logos, seals and crests.