Art Deco cigerette box

Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006608SA
Country
Date
1920 - 1939 (circa)

Description

A lidded cigarette box with art deco styling across one corner of the lid and the word 'Cigarettes' moulded in the opposite corner. Made from mottled cream and orange compression moulded urea formaldehyde, circa 1920s to 1920s. The inner surface of the lid has a rectangular depression in the centre which may have contained a label.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "CIGARETTES" (lid)
Dimensions
Width
106mm
Height
47mm
Depth
85mm
Material Note
plastic
UF box
urea formaldehyde
metal hinges
Colour