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Puff Box

Description

Buff colored cylindrical form, domed top, feather puff

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1900-1920
Associated Building
Original to Sarah Orne Jewett House (South Berwick, Me.).
Material
celluloid (cellulosic)
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
BOX, PUFF
Celluloid
celluloid (cellulosic)
Feather
feather (material)
ivory (tooth component)
powder puffs
Vegetable Ivory
People and organizations
Jewett, Mary Rice, 1847-1930
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909
Dimensions
3 x 2.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1966.2024
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. H.H. Richardson
GUSN
66600

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