Humidor

1851–71
Possibly by Roswell Gleason and Sons (American, active 1851–1871), Possibly by Roswell Gleason (American, 1799–1887)


Object Place: Dorchester, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

13.97 x 19.05 x 15.56 cm (5 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.683a-b

Medium or Technique

Silver plate

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Silver hollowware

Interior of box has a removable insert to hold cigars vertically, and a shallow horizontal shelf at front, likely for matches.

Markings

Unmarked

Credit Line

American Decorative Arts Curator's Fund