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American Decorative Arts
Designer: Reuben Haley, American, 1872–1933
Manufacturer: Consolidated Lamp and Glass Company, Coraopolis, Pa., 1893–1932 and 1936–64

Cigarette Box, “Ruba Rombic” Pattern

designed 1927, produced 1928–32

Mold-blown and acid-etched soda-lime glass

with lid: 2 × 4 1/2 × 3 5/8 in. (5.08 × 11.43 × 9.21 cm)
John C. Waddell Collection, Gift of John C. Waddell, B.A. 1959
2016.16.2a-b
Geography: 
Manufactured in Coraopolis, Pennsylvania
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Containers - Glass
Provenance: 

John C. Waddell, New York, from 1989

Bibliography: 

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 61, no. 30.

“Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/Pub_Bull_acquisitions_2016.pdf (accessed December 1, 2016).

John Stuart Gordon, American Glass: The Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2018), 224, fig. 116A.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.