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Catalog Number 91.0008.013
Object Name Case, Cigarette
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.
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