Decorative Box Containing Two Sachets

GUSN

GUSN-312074

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

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
paper (fiber product)
Box
Box

Inscription

"EMBLEME DES DAMES." (Printed in blue on the smaller sachet)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Containers

Dimensions

10/16 x 4 1/6 x 2 11/16 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Caroline A. Leighton

Accession Number

1923.571.1-.3