Art Deco cigerette box

Description

A lidded cigarette box with art deco styling across one corner of the lid and the word 'Cigarettes' moulded in the opposite corner. Made from mottled cream and orange compression moulded urea formaldehyde, circa 1920s to 1920s. The inner surface of the lid has a rectangular depression in the centre which may have contained a label.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "CIGARETTES" (lid)

Object number

AIBDC : 006608SA

Date

1920 - 1939 (circa)

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Material

Dimensions
Width
106mm
Height
47mm
Depth
85mm

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