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CASE, CIGAR

Description

Brown leather w/ 2 oval glass miniature portraits: one = Napoleon I; other = Napoleon III; brass frame & clasp; red leather lining w/ 2 pockets; one has "flint" for matches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1855-1860
Inscriptions
Calling card inside: ""MR. MARCUS MORTON""
Location of origin
Paris, France
Material
brass (alloy)
leather
painting (coating)
Object type
Personal Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Brass
brass (alloy)
CASE, CIGAR
cigar cases
exhibitions (events)
Expositions
figure- and animal-derived motifs
figures (representations)
Historic Figure
leather
Men's personal gear
Painted
painting (coating)
Dimensions
3.5 x 5.625 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1939.572
GUSN
40353

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