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Tobacco handbag

Object Number: 
2002.1.2869
Date: 
1940-1960
Medium: 
Paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
9 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. with 32 in. handle
Description: 
A handbag hand made from the wrappers of Camel, Pall Mall and other cigarette brands folded and linked into diagonal zig-zag chains which were then woven together to form the bag and handle.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group