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Catalog Number 91.0008.013
Title Lin-Bren Creation Pocket Cigarette Case
Description Reptile skin over metal, 20-14 k gold initial plate on front with "D.S." Hinged. Each side of the case is lined with brown satin and has a clip that runs the length and width of the side on hinges with springs.
Object Name Case, Cigarette
Date after 1947
Collection DeWitt Stetten, Jr. Collection
Accession number 91.0008.013
Caption Lin-Bren Creation Pocket Cigarette Case
Catalog date 2002-11-30
Catalog type History
Provenance The spring-action clip was patented by Max Kaplan, New York, application November 8, 1946, granted August 12, 1947. Lin-Bren Creation was a maker of women’s purses, compacts, and cigarette cases.
Number of images 1
Updated 2017-02-16
Condition Very Good
Organizations NIH; OD (Office of the Director)
NIH Property # none
Old NIH Property # none
Serial # none
People Stetten, DeWitt