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Lazell's Jockey Club Sachet

Object Number: 
Z.1949a-d
Date: 
ca. 1900
Medium: 
Perfumed powder, paper
Dimensions: 
each: 3 1/4 x 4 x 1/8 in. ( 8.3 x 10.2 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse: "Lazell's Jockey Club Sachet" printed: on reverse: "LAZELL, DALLEY & Co / MANUFACTURING PERFUMERS / NEW YORK" printed: on tax stamp affixed to obverse of each packet: "1/4 ONE QUARTER CENT 1/4 / UNITED STATES INTER. REVENUE / SERIE
Description: 
Four envelope-like paper packets containing perfumed powder; paper packaging with printed lime green ribbon and bow meant to suggest gift wrapping, with inscription, "Lazell's Jockey Club Sachet," superimposed on obverse. See also 2002.1.476, 2002.1.1449
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group