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Cigarette Case

Cigarette Case

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Description
Plain, rectangular box with gadrooned-edge, hinged lid; both lid and box are individually stamped as one piece. Rounded tab at center front of lid. Gold washed interior. Lid struck incuse on outside front of collar at right of center with a combined crescent moon and imperial crown (Reichsmark) next to "835" and "WTB".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case, cigarette
date made
post 1888
place made
Germany: Baden-Württemberg, Schwäbisch Gmünd
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
gold (interior wash material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 2 3/4 in x 3 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 6.985 cm x 9.525 cm
ID Number
DL.60.1781
catalog number
60.1781
accession number
200122
Credit Line
Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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