Powder Compact, Large Blue; Unknown manufacturer; 1936; WY.1988.107.1
Powder Compact, Large BlueAbout this object
This is a light blue and gold metal compact in a hinged wallet/cigarette-case shaped case with a mirror inside. Also inside is a tortoiseshell comb in a gold material cover, two square compacts areas and a compact 'powder puff' area. The compact is a memento of Queen Mary's maiden voyage which took place on May 27, 1936.
The Queen Mary was a British ocean liner which predominately sailed in the North Atlantic Ocean between 1936 and 1967.
inorganic, processed material, metal, alloy, (?)
inorganic, processed material, tortoiseshell (?)
h 11 mm x w 120 mm x d 90 mm (case)Subject and Association Keywords
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