Cigarette Box with Cover
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 5/8 x 4 x 3 1/4 in. (4.1 x 10.2 x 8.3 cm) (show scale)
On underside of box (a), etched in script: "Marion Louise Anderson"
Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes
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Marion Anderson Noyes (American, 1907-2002). Cigarette Box with Cover, 20th century. Pewter, 1 5/8 x 4 x 3 1/4 in. (4.1 x 10.2 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Marion Anderson Noyes, 1992.40.5a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1992.40.5a-b.jpg)
overall, 1992.40.5a-b.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Pewter cigarette box (a) with lid (b). Simple, low rectangular box; flat rectangular lid fits over box and is slightly larger than it. Applied on top of lid at one corner, a raised rectangular piece with stylized monogram of conjoined letters "MA".
Condition: Good; some light scratching and darkening around monogram.
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