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This tiny powder box once held a tin similar but slightly larger than 2002.1.576. The box is beige red and gold with a central drawing of a woman's face. The front reads "Colgate's/ Dactylis/ Talc Powder/ Colgate & Co./ Perfumers/ New York U.S.A.". See also 2002.1.840, 842, 843.
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
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