Citation
Compact: eagle with shield

Material Information

Title:
Compact: eagle with shield [compact]
Creator:
Girey ( Maker )
Place of Publication:
USA
Creation Date:
circa 1939 __1945
Materials:
metal ( medium )
plastic ( medium )
glass ( medium )
compressed powder ( medium )
Measurements:
3-1/4 in x 1-3/4 in x 3/8 in
8.3 cm x 4.4 cm x 1.0 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
War/Military -- Animals -- Fashion/Costume
Genre:
compacts ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Rectangular compact with gold glitter plastic covering and applied enamel painted eagle with shield on top; spring-loaded lid with mirror on underside; interior with lidded hinged compartment and make-up compartment containing compressed powder rouge.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
TD1988.182.41 ( accession number )
Classification:
Personal Effects