Cigarette Case

Cigarette Case

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Rounded rectangular case with overall engined-turned decoration interrupted only by an empty rectangular reserve at center of the friction-fit, hinged lid. Tab along lid front. Gold washed interior. Box struck inside front with an incuse roman "A" at center, facing up. No other marks.
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Object Name
case, cigarette
date made
early 20th century
place made
United States
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
gold (interior wash material)
overall: 3/4 in x 1 7/8 in x 3 3/8 in; 1.905 cm x 4.7625 cm x 8.5725 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Lucinda de Leftwich Templin, Ph.D., in memory of Ella Rice Templin
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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