Pink marbled cigarette box

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006618SA
Country
Date
1930 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A small hinged lidded cigarette box, circa 1930. The base and lid are cut from cream and pink marbled sheet cellulose nitrate. The sides of the box are formed from a thin strip of cream coloured cellulose nitrate, bent at right angles at the corners and joining along the back edge. The lid is held in place by small metal hinges.
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Dimensions
Width
78mm
Height
17mm
Depth
57mm
Method
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