Cosmetic Jar

Object Number: 
2002.1.435
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Ceramic
Dimensions: 
2 1/2 x 3 in. diameter
Description: 
This ceramic cosmetic jar has a black design on the lid and the words "Pure Ox Marrow/ Prepared by/ Phalon/ Perfumer and Distiller/ 517 Broadway/ St. Nicholas Hotel/ New York". The body of the jar has a scence of cows by a mill steam with a waterwheel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group