James J. Corbett was born on September 1, 1866 in San Francisco, California. He won the World Heavyweight Title from John L. Sullivan on September 7, 1892. In his career he fought memorable fights with Peter Jackson, Charlie Mitchell and Robert Fitzsimmons. He retired after losing to Jim Jeffries on August 14, 1903 with a final record of 11-4-2 with 2 no contests and 7 KO's. Offered here is an original, wooden cigar box which was endorsed by James J. Corbett. This is a wooden cigar box for Superior Cigars. JAMES CORBETT name on outside and inner lid. Metal hinges. Perfectly intact showing only mild surface wear. 2" x 3" x 4 1/2."