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Pastille box

1985.449 (RS118717)

Description

Circular box w/ gilt base and turquoise colored sides. Top marked w/ maker's name and "Pastilles fumountes/ Rue Bourg-l'abbe, No. 22 a Paris." Center shows picture of a woman reclining on a couch w/ red coffee table nearby.

Details

Maker
De La Salle & Chaulin Parfumeurs (Maker)
Date
ca. 1850
Inscriptions
See description.
Location of origin
Paris, France
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
cardboard
Object type
Merchandising T&E
Descriptive terms
BOX, PASTILLE
boxes (containers)
cardboard
Cardboard
packaging
Dimensions
0.625 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.449
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25509

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