Biba powder tint set

Top view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Underside view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the front edge of the box. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the front and side edges of the box. Rear view of a Biba tint set showing the hinges in the back corners. Underside view of a Biba tint set showing the plain surface with printed adhesive sticker. Top view of a Biba tint set showing the printed gold logo. Open view of a Biba tint set showing the inside of the box exposing the tints, applicator and mirror. Open view of a Biba tint set showing the inside of the box exposing the tints, applicator and mirror. Open view of a Biba tint set showing the inside of the box with the inner tray upturned to expose the underside.
Top view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Underside view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the printed card sleeve. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the front edge of the box. Side view of a Biba tint set showing the front and side edges of the box. Rear view of a Biba tint set showing the hinges in the back corners. Underside view of a Biba tint set showing the plain surface with printed adhesive sticker. Top view of a Biba tint set showing the printed gold logo. Open view of a Biba tint set showing the inside of the box exposing the tints, applicator and mirror. Open view of a Biba tint set showing the inside of the box exposing the tints, applicator and mirror. Open view of a Biba tint set showing the inside of the box with the inner tray upturned to expose the underside.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 000211
Date
1973 (circa)

Description

A black, rectangular box containing a Biba Powder Tint Set. The applicator and 4 colours of eyeshadow, red, blue, green, grey together entitled 'Peacock' sit within a vacuum formed PS tray which in turn is contained in a black injection moulded polystyrene, rectangular, mirrored compact style box . The whole set is complete with its original cardboard sleeve which is printed with gold coloured lettering and logo.
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Inscriptions

"Peacock. 4 powder tints 1.5g each. 1 double ended applicator. Distributed by Biba, FFCD (UK) Ltd. London W1 Made in England"
Method Note
box
inner tray
Material Note
plastic box and tray
PS
polystyrene
card sleeve
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