Cigarette holder

American
1960's


Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 10.2 x 1.4 x 1.4 cm (4 x 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.543

Medium or Technique

Plastic

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Textiles

This clear plastic cigarette holder of dinner or cocktail length has a tube opening for the smoke. The cigarette end has a square perimeter.

Markings

Unmarked

Provenance

Between 1960 and 1995, purchased by Sylvia Sethur on one of various trips to Europe; 2011, by descent to Karen Rotenberg, Boston; 2012, gift of Rotenberg to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 26, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Karen Sethur Rotenberg in memory of Sylvia Sethur