A very attractive 1920s rectangular bakelite box from the Mouson Soap and Perfume factory ( Frankfurt am Main - established in 1798 ) . It was given in those days to customers who purchased Mouson's exclusive soaps. The lid decorated with a riding crop and gloves, highlighted in gilt. An item that will certainly look pretty wherever placed in the home. The item's colour being a very rich dark chestnut one.
Size : L. 24 cm. ( 9 29/64" ) x B. 12 cm. ( 4 23/32" ) x H. 4.6 cm. ( 1 13/16" ).
Weight : 266 g. ( 9.4 ounces ).
Condition : very good - no chips or cracks.
An art deco (1920s) rectangular ' Mouson ' bakelite box.