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Cigarette holder: Holland

This cigarette holder has a black plastic curved tapered stem. It is overlaid with a white ceramic slightly curved cylinder with a blue glazed windmill and "Holland" painted on it. The ceramic extends from the cigarette end to less than half the length of the holder. The ceramic end is on a...

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Marks

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

Dutch, 1950's

Dimensions

Length x width: 9.3 x 1.1 cm (3 11/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.546

Medium or Technique

Plastic and ceramic

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Object accessories, Textiles