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Powder jar and puff

1998.1959AB (RS24283)

Description

Tin powder jar containing powder and puff. Flower design on lid of jar, banding around body. Plastic handle and cotton backing on puff.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cotton (textile)
feather (material)
plastic (organic material)
tin (metal)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Cotton
cotton (textile)
Feather
feather (material)
JAR, COSMETIC
jars
Plastic
plastic (organic material)
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
2.75 (H), 3 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.1959AB
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17818

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