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Cigarette Box

Description

A) Rectangular box; hinged lid; top and sides covered with maroon covered leather; interior is divided into three compartments; for king size cigarettes. B) A printed note inside the box.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
A) On the lid is stamped in gilt, the insignia of Harvard, and the initials ""R.M."" and the inscription ""IN APPRECIATION FOR SERVICE TO HARVARD."" B) Note states ""WITH THE COMPLIMENTS OF THE PRESIDENT.""
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
leather
mahogany (wood)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
BOX, CIGARETTE
cigarette boxes
leather
Leather
Mahogany
mahogany (wood)
Accession Number
1971.925AB
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5653

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