Ivory coloured powder bowl

A cellulose nitrate ivory coloured lidded powder bowl with a miniature powder puff contained within a small compartment set into the lid of the bowl. This short round bowl is set on a tripod of rounded feet and is stamped with 'Made in England' on the base and made circa late 1920s. The underneath surface of the powder puff compartment is stamped with 'Patent 2716/26'
Designer

Manufacturer

Country
UK
Date
1925 - 1929 (circa)
Dimensions
height 65 mm, diameter 105 mm
Materials
plastic , celluloid - generic term, CN , cellulose nitrate
Colour
Object Number
AIBDC : 005961
Inscriptions
stamped: "Made in England" (base), embossed: "Patent 2716/26" (underside of powder puff compartment)
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