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Cigar Case

Cigar Case

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Description
Three-cigar case with snap-closure, hinged lid engraved with leafy scrollwork along the length of each compartment, the middle one with a blank space at center. Push-tab catch. Bottom underside is struck incuse at center along side of middle cigar "STERLING" in sans serif letters next to trademark of a superimposed "W" and "Co" pierced horizontally by a right-facing feathered arrow.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case, cigar
date made
ca 1870
1900 - 1920
place made
United States: Massachusetts, North Attleboro
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 5 5/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 14.2875 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
DL.59.0606
catalog number
59.0606
accession number
219034
Credit Line
Gift of Roger P. Templin in memory of Daisy Templin
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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