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Skin Cream Tin

Skin Cream Tin
Title
Skin Cream Tin
Date 
1990-1930
Medium 
Metal
Dimensions 
1/4 x 1 1/8 in. diameter
Description 
This tiny silver colored round tin is embossed on the lid "Creme Elcaya/ An Ideal Dressing Cream/ For The Complexion", and on the bottom "James C. Crane/ Sole Agent / Elcaya/ One Sample/ Get The Others/ 108 Fulton St. N.Y." See also 2002.1.1595, 2002.1.844 and 2002.1.845
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1596
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group