ID: 2274

A Mid 20th Century Bakelite Cigarette Holder

  • Price: £48

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Slightly misshappen at cigarette end.Length 9cm. A Bakelite cigarette holder is a type of cigarette holder made from Bakelite, a type of early plastic that was popular in the early to mid-20th century. Here are some key features of a Bakelite cigarette holder:

Material: Bakelite is a synthetic resin material developed in the early 1900s. It was widely used in the production of various consumer goods, including cigarette holders. Bakelite is known for its durability, heat resistance, and ability to be molded into various shapes and colors.

Retro Aesthetic: Bakelite cigarette holders have a distinct vintage or retro aesthetic. They often feature bold colors, such as deep red, black, or ivory, and can have marbled or swirled patterns. The design can range from simple and straight to more elaborate and decorative.

Shape and Size: Bakelite cigarette holders come in various shapes and sizes. They can be straight, tapered, or have a mouthpiece for a more comfortable smoking experience. The length can vary depending on personal preference.

Durability: Bakelite is a sturdy material that can withstand regular use. It is resistant to chipping, cracking, and warping, making it suitable for a long-lasting cigarette holder.

Collectible Items: Bakelite cigarette holders are often sought after by collectors due to their historical significance and vintage appeal. They are considered a part of the retro and Art Deco era.

Seller Details

  • Address:
  • 21,
  • Watergate,
  • Whitchurch,
  • SY131DP,
  • Shropshire,
  • UK
  • Note:
  • Raven Yard Antiques Shop is a family run business located in the picturesque part of Shropshire in the Roman town of Whitchurch. We have a diverse selection of rare and historic goods to choose from. Please browse our online store or else visit our shop to see some of our amazing items. Our shop is open Thursdays to Saturdays, 10am-5pm.