Leather, wood, metal, glass
Overall: 4 1/4 x 9 x 13 in. ( 10.8 x 22.9 x 33 cm )
engraved: on metal plate on lid: "Gertrude Kellogg/1887."
printed: on rouge box lid: "DRY ROUGE/EXORA/CHAS. MEUER/NEW YORK/TRADE MARK REGISTERED"
printed: on container lid: "ELMA CREAM/Copyright 1889, Mrs. Sol. Smith, N.Y."
Rectangular leather makeup kit with flat hinged lid; lid opens to reveal mirror inside lid, with base divided in compartments for cosmetics and accessories. Included are three short cylindrical glass containers with metal screw tops, one with label for "Elma Cream;" two stackable interior boxes filled with safety pins and hair pins, a box of "Exora Dry Rouge," two animal paw rouge applicators, a comb, a ring, two natural sponges, scissors, and an eyelash comb. Lid has carrying handle and leather strap for opening; locking mechanism (key missing).
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