This pretty little powder tin is an old Trial Size sample of Sylvan Violet Toilet Talcum Powder from the Armour Company of Chicago. The center has a meadow scene with violets in the foreground and trees along the sides. The entire tine is decorated with an art nouveau design in gold and dark lavender. Both the front and back being the same but the sides are slightly different. This is marked Trial Size which many of the miniature tins are not. The lid which turns to shake out the talc. I believe this is from 1910-1915.
It measures about 2 1/8” tall by 1 ¼” wide and is in very nice condition with good gloss and minimal wear. The gold has a very minimal amount of discoloration on the top and bottom
The pictures are not shown at actual size. Please refer to the description for actual measurements.
Don't forget to check out the other antique and collectible advertising in our shop!
This will be shipped by USPS First Class Mail. Foreign shipping will be determined by the receiving country. Please read our home page regarding payment options and shipping policies. Thank you.
8 other shoppers have this item in their Cart or Wish List
We won't be participating in the Red Tag sale but check out the items we've reduced for this week
Yes, we do accept lay-always so check our Home Page for details.