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Cigarette silk

Cigarette silk
Title
Cigarette silk
Date 
1890-1920
Medium 
Cloth
Dimensions 
4 1/2 x 2 1/8 in.
Description 
A bright woven silk cloth similar to a ribbon and printed to resemble an elaborately patterned Persian rug with orange, blue and lavender dominating the design. Given as a collectible premium by cigarette manufacturers.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2671
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group