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Cigarette case, 1924
Carrington and Company?

New York, New York
Gold, platinum, L: 4 7/8 in, W: 3 1/4 in, D: 3/8 in, H: 4 5/8 in
Gift of Kevin Shanley, 2010  2010.4
Not On View
Lid, outside: "B.M.S. 3rd" Lid, inside: "TO DEAR BERNARD / FROM GIRLIE AND RUTH / AUG. 4TH 1924"

stamped on back of spring-bar: "Cartier (italic) NEW YORK 14K"

Provenance: Donor is Bernard Michael Shanley III's son.
Exhibition History:
"City of Silver and Gold: from Tiffany to Cartier" Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (January 8, 2104- April 25, 2019)

Keywords: Cigarette case, Adornment, Case, Smoking accessory