Cigar Case

Date Made: ca 1900

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: France

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Credit Line: Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.60.2033Catalog Number: 60.2033Accession Number: 200122

Object Name: case, cigar

Physical Description: tortoise shell (case sides, front boss material)silver (inlay material)enamel (applied ornament material)steel (frame, hinge, catch material)leather (baffles, lining material)cloth (backing between case sides and lining material)paper (backing between case sides and lining material)Measurements: overall: 1 in x 5 5/8 in x 2 7/8 in; 2.54 cm x 14.2875 cm x 7.3025 cm


Record Id: nmah_313630

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