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cosmetic container with stopper
  • Morocco
  • cosmetic container with stopper, late 1800s–1999
  • Where object was made: Morocco
  • wood, carving
  • Object Length/Diameter: a) 8 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: a) 3 1/8 x 1 in
    Object Length/Diameter: b) 2 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Diameter: b) 13/16 x 13/16 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0818.a,b

This cylindrical wooden cosmetic container (2007.0818.a) has a wooden stopper (2007.0818.b). The container is decorated with spaced horizontal bands of triangles. There is one band of vertical rows of triangles in the bottom half. The wooden stopper has a pyramidal top, and sits inside the container.