MB Diplom typewriter ribbon box

Side view of a ribbon box showing the smooth surface. Side view of a ribbon box showing the smooth surface. Top view of a ribbon box showing the moulded design. Top view of a ribbon box showing the smooth surfaces. Underside view of a ribbon box showing the moulded inscription.
Side view of a ribbon box showing the smooth surface. Side view of a ribbon box showing the smooth surface. Top view of a ribbon box showing the moulded design. Top view of a ribbon box showing the smooth surfaces. Underside view of a ribbon box showing the moulded inscription.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 006978
Country
Date
1940 - 1949 (circa)

Description

A round box, for a typewriter ribbon, with a screw-on lid. The lid has cut away sections on either side as is to rest a pen.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer
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Inscriptions

moulded: "Hier eindrucken! Push through here! Made in Germany. Importe d'Allemagner. ICI enfoncer. Aqui romper. Quinperforare" (lid)
moulded: "MB Diplom. Typerwriter Ribbon. Ruban Encreur. Cinta Entintade. Nastro Dattiloggratico. Farbband." (base)
Dimensions
Height
32mm
Diameter
62mm
Colour