See more objects with the tag smoking, storage, concentric, geometric, optical effect, fashion accessory.

See more objects with the color darkslategrey darkkhaki darkolivegreen sienna black or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Cigar Case (Austria), ca. 1915

This is a cigar case. It was produced by Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated ca. 1915 and we acquired it in 1978. Its medium is gilt-tooled and stained pigskin leather; cast gilt-metal clasp; silk (interior). It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Gift of Martha Landman.

  • Model 3461 Vase, ca. 1934
  • hand-molded glass set with fire-joined turquoise canes (mezza filigrana),....
  • Museum purchase from the Members' Acquisitions Fund of Cooper-Hewitt,....
  • 2013-11-1
  • Briefcase, 2015
  • nickel-plated leather.
  • Courtesy of Thom Browne.
  • 74.2015.4
  • Frame, 18th century
  • carved, molded and painted wood (probably fir).
  • Gift of the C. Helme and Alice B. Strater Collection.
  • 1976-1-160

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Cigarette Case, ca. 1920
  • calibré-cut sapphires, enamel, rose-cut diamonds, white gold.
  • Lent by Private Collection.
  • 13.2016.5

Its dimensions are

Overall: 10.5 x 14.2 x 1.4 cm (4 1/8 x 5 9/16 x 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Cigar Case (Austria), ca. 1915; Produced by Wiener Werkstätte (Austria); gilt-tooled and stained pigskin leather; cast gilt-metal clasp; silk (interior); Overall: 10.5 x 14.2 x 1.4 cm (4 1/8 x 5 9/16 x 9/16 in.); Gift of Martha Landman; 1978-142-2

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Cigar Case (Austria), ca. 1915 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 March 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>