Violet Sec Almond Meal Compound

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Use same as you would soap. To cause the meal to flow out freely, seize the monogram on top of can between the thumb and forefinger and turn it around sufficiently to uncover the opening in top of can. Through this opening shake out the Almond Meal as required. To close, reverse the process.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
powder, body
personal hygiene product
fragrance
maker
Richard Hudnut
Physical Description
tin (container material)
Measurements
overall: 12.5 cm x 5 cm; 4 15/16 in x 1 15/16 in
overall: 5 in x 2 1/8 in; 12.7 cm x 5.3975 cm
place made
United States: New York
ID Number
MG*M-11464.01
catalog number
M-11464.01
accession number
260557
subject
Cosmetics
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Fragrance
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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