Antique Red Metal Musical Powder Jar with Lid, Powder Puff Tin, I've Been Working on the Railroad Song Box, Made to Look Like an Apple
Painted red, almost to look like a red delicious apple, this antique powder jar could be a perfect gift for a teacher the lid opens to reveal an area for powder and a powder puff, the body is painted red metal, and the underside is wood with a lever to turn to play the music, i've been working on the railroad. This powder box very well could have been owned by a lady waiting for her husband who was one of the first to lay down rails in the west.
Measures about 6 inches wide by 5 inches tall. This item is made of tin and wood, porcelain.