Student work 5

Cigarette box made to the design of Archibald Knox

Date made: 1920s

Description: A cigarette box made to a design by Archibald Knox. The box is decorated with red and blue paint. The monogram 'P.E.H.' is painted on the outer part of the lid, with a scroll painted inside the lid. The box was made by Mrs Lilian Humphreys, at an adult student evening class held by Archibald Knox.

Measurements: overall: 10 cm x 8.5 cm x 7 cm

Materials: wood

Photograph and description courtesy of Manx National Heritage via the link at