Cigar holder and case

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1900-1920

GUSN

GUSN-25994

Description

A) Round briar bowl w/ stem surrounded by 5 brass straps which are tightened by a ring pushed up towards bowl. Faceted amber mouthpiece which flattens toward end. In hinged maroon leather conforming case (b) lined w/ blue velvet and pink silk.

Details

Descriptive Terms

accessories
amber (fossil resin)
brass (alloy)
leather
silk (textile)
velvet (fabric weave)
Briar
Brass
Amber
Leather
Silk
Velvet
HOLDER, CIGAR

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

2.5 x 0.5 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Estate of Phoebe McKernan

Accession Number

1980.441AB