Salve boxes

Description (Brief)
Two small round salve boxes made of white celluloid with green pearlescent lids. They may have been part of a larger set. One of the boxes has a glass insert. They are unmarked.
Object Name
salve boxes, set
date made
1925-1935
Physical Description
cellulose nitrate (overall material)
glass (insert material)
Measurements
overall: 2.2 cm x 4.5 cm; 7/8 in x 1 3/4 in
ID Number
2006.0098.1714
accession number
2006.0098
catalog number
2006.0098.1714
subject
Celluloid
Clothing & Accessories
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Medicine and Science: Chemistry
Celluloid
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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