Cigarette holder

Title:
Cigarette holder
Date: 
1890-1920
Medium: 
Paper, bamboo, foil
Dimensions: 
5 x 1/2 in. widest diameter
Description: 
Five paper and bamboo cigarette or cigarillo holders, with copper colored foil and a mesh opening for cooling the smoke. The paper ends are printed in color with scenes of equestrian events: men in top hats riding and jumping fences, a woman in a long red dress riding side-saddle, and jockeys on galloping horses. A red paper band around the center is printed in gold "Dept."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 
2002.1.3251
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group