Item Details

Cigarette Case From World War II

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Metal
Summary
The cigarette case is engraved by hand on the outside. One side of the case is engraved with a horse, horseshoe, and "1944". The other side of the case is engraved with a portrait. The case was owned by a member of the U.S. Army 8th Evacuation Hospital unit during World War II.
Date Created
1944; circa 1944
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01003
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