Cigarette Case

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Location
Currently not on view
date made
1920 - 1924
date acquired
1920 - 1924
place made
France
place acquired; place used
México: Distrito Federal, Ciudad de México
Physical Description
tortoise shell (case sides material)
silver (inlay, possibly frame and hinge material)
mother of pearl (inlay material)
gold (inlay material)
steel (catch material)
leather (baffles, pocket trim material)
silk (lining material)
cloth (backing between case and lining material)
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 3 3/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 8.5725 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
DL.391904
catalog number
391904
accession number
194781
Credit Line
Gift of Ida Guffey in memory of Pauletta Guffey
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History

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