Pastille box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

ca. 1850

GUSN

GUSN-25509

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

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
packaging
cardboard
Cardboard
BOX, PASTILLE

Inscription

See description.

Associated Building

Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.),

Maker

De La Salle & Chaulin Parfumeurs (Maker)

Location of Origin

Paris, France

Dimensions

0.625 x 2.25 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman

Accession Number

1985.449