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Snuff boxes/Cigarette cases: M0053

Title

Alistair Sim's cigarette case

Technique

Mixed media

Subject

Dimensions

Height: 6cm
Width: 17cm
Depth: 9cm

Other materials

Silver box is lined with wood

Inscription/signature

"To Alaister Sim, / from The Citizen's Theatre, Glasgow, / to remind him of his great kindness in coming to us / to play in the opening production of / The Bridie Memorial Season. September 1952." (engraved on lid)

Provenance

Presented to the Garrick Club by Mrs Naomi Sim (widow), 1983

Other number

Gift 898

The case was given to Alistair Sim by the Citizen's Theatre Glasgow, 1952. It was discovered to have been stolen in 2002.
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