Art Moderne powder box

Description (Brief)
A powder box, round, with a lid made of black and white laminated celluloid. The box is glass. An Art Moderne design, part of which is a metal shield-shaped insert, on the lid. The box is unmarked.
Currently not on view
Object Name
powder box
date made
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (cover material)
glass (box material)
overall: 5 cm x 10 cm x 10 cm; 1 15/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Clothing & Accessories
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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