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Decorative Box Containing Two Sachets

1923.571.1-.3 (RS244280)

Description

Small rectangular paper box (.1) with attached cover. On the cover is a printed image of seated woman in green and pink dress holding a fan. Decorative embossed border and metallic gold trim. The box contains two paper envelope sachets (.2-.3) with blue, red, green floral motifs bordered by gold baroque-style flourishes.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"EMBLEME DES DAMES." (Printed in blue on the smaller sachet)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Containers
Descriptive terms
Box
boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
10/16 x 4 1/6 x 2 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1923.571.1-.3
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Caroline A. Leighton
GUSN
312074

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