Antique french celluloid powder box, art dec powder box with diaphragm aperture, pierrot handle swan powder puff, rare art dec powder box. 3 3/4" by 3 3/4" (9.5 cm by 9.5 cm), 2 1/2 (5.7 cm) tall including the handle of the powder puff. Wonderful and rare french celluloid powder box, octagonal shape, the box body is in jade green color with marbled effect, on the top of the box there is a diaphragm aperture system, made in celluloid too, in light beige color with marbled effect, the pierrot head made in celluloid is the handle of the swan powder puff, which is removable when the diaphragm is opened, using a small lever located on the side. Very good antique condition for this rare and delicate antique powder box, there are no ruptures or other important issues to signal. The product has imperfections or a patina due to its age, as can be seen in the photos.
This item is made of celluloid and swan.