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Cigarette Box

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A rectangular cigarette box made in plastic to imitate tortoise shell. The cover is inlaid with silver forming an inscription. The cover is hinged with metal pins and there is a square thumbpiece also made in plastic.

Category:
CONTAINERS
Object name:
Cigarette Box
Made from:
Plastic -- silver
Made in:
USA
Date made:
1958
Size:
overall __ __3.75 IN __5.84 IN
overall __ __9.52 CM __14.85 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
36.54.1
Class:
SHELL
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION; NAME __on cover: Marjorie (heart heart) Herbert
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973