Cigarette case

Description (Brief)
A cigarette case made of mottled brown translucent celluloid. Its black lid has a rhinestone motif. It is part of a set that includes a match case. It has no maker's marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cigarette case
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
rhinestones (decoration material)
Measurements
overall: 7.5 cm x 5 cm x 1.3 cm; 2 15/16 in x 1 15/16 in x 1/2 in
ID Number
2006.0098.1398
catalog number
2006.0098.1398
accession number
2006.0098
subject
Celluloid
Clothing & Accessories
Smoking
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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