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Cigar Box
Cigar Box belonging to Sigmund Freud

Moriz Stross, active 1889-1908
Culture, Date
Vienna (Austria), 1903 (date of inscription)
Silver and rosewood
2 7/8 × 8 1/4 × 5 1/2 in. (7.4 × 21 × 14 cm)
The Jewish Museum, New York
Anonymous Gift, 1985-17

On View

Keywords: Highlight,Historical,Metalwork,Modernism,Presentation Pieces
Collection Area: Decorative Arts

This cigar box was given as a gift to Sigmund Freud possibly by a patient. It is inscribed Christmas 1903. According to his daughter, Anna, he always kept it on his desk.

This information may change as the result of ongoing research.

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