Pot with fleur de lys lid

Description

A lidded powder pot made from ivory coloured cellulose nitrate. The lid is decorated with a central large fleur de lys in relief, surrounded by eight smaller fleur de lys. The cellulose nitrate is streaked in imitation of ivory. The logo of an artist's paint pallet is still visible on the base.
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Inscriptions

moulded: "celluloid" (base)

Object number

AIBDC : 008671

Date

1920 - 1929 (circa)

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Dimensions
Height
78mm
Diameter
80mm

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