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trade card, Pozzoni's Powder
  • United States
  • trade card, Pozzoni's Powder, late 1800s
  • Where object was made: United States
  • chromolithograph
  • Object Height/Width: 107 x 75 mm
    Object Height/Width: 4 3/16 x 2 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.7928

This card shows a well-dressed woman in sepia tones. She is wearing a white dress and a large hat with flowers. Text at the bottom advertises for Pozzoni’s Powder, which gives the skin “delicious fragrance, refreshing coolness, and soft beauty.”
The verso is text advertising the complexion powder. It is sold by “all first-class druggists and fancy goods dealers, and by J. A. Pozzoni, Laboratory, 1122 Pine Street, St. Louis.”