Cigarette box

 
Cigarette box
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  • Title :     Cigarette box
  • Artist:     Unknown, Designer
  • Accession:     87.1406.9.1
  • Country:     Great Britain
  • Date:     date unknown
  • Dimensions:     Inches 2-3/8 6-1/8 4-1/8, Centimeters 6.0 15.6 10.5
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Arts and Crafts
  • Subject:     Metal/Metal Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     87.1406.9.1.JPG
  • Tags:     Arts and Crafts~British Arts and Crafts~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Description:
Hand-hammered and forged rectangular copper cigarette box; inverted V-shaped body and legs with wood lining inside; hinged rectangular lid with circular blue gloss glazed ceramic "Ruskin" medallion enclosed by diamond-shaped decoration in center.