Art Moderne hand mirror

Description (Brief)
A hand mirror made of black and white laminated celluloid. On the mirror back is an Art Moderne design, part of which is a metal, shield-shaped insert. The mirror is unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1920-1935
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
glass (mirror material)
metal (decoration material)
Measurements
overall: 31.5 cm x 11 cm x .8 cm; 12 3/8 in x 4 5/16 in x 5/16 in
overall: 5/16 in x 4 5/16 in x 12 7/16 in; .79375 cm x 10.95375 cm x 31.59125 cm
ID Number
2006.0098.0918
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.0918
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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