Cosmetic Box

Cosmetic Box
Cosmetic Box
Cosmetic Box
Title
Cosmetic Box
Date 
1910-1940
Medium 
Wood, metal
Dimensions 
8 1/8 x 3 1/4 x 1 7/8 in.
Description 
This wood box opens on a metal hinge and has a metal clasp. The lid is stamped in black "Requa's/ Toilet Pummice Stone/ For Keeping the Hands Soft and Clean/ Removes all Roughness and Stains./ Price 10 Cents/ Requa M'F'G Co. N.Y.". On the side "One Doz. Requa's Toilet Pumice Stone". The inside of the lid is stamped the same as the top.
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2423
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group