Glass display case containing various cosmetic devices from the 1700s, England, 1880-1930

Made:
1701-1800 in England
maker:
Unknown
Detail from glass display case containing various 18th century cosmetic devices, two cheek plumpers, eye brows, patches

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Detail from glass display case containing various 18th century cosmetic devices, two cheek plumpers, eye brows, patches
Science Museum Group Collection
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Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Musuem

Glass display case containing various 18th century cosmetic devices, two cheek plumpers, eye brows, patches and two breast pads, English, 1880-1930.

Details

Category:
Public Health & Hygiene
Object Number:
A158810
Materials:
brass, cork, feather, felt, glass, lace, leather, paper and wood
type:
patches
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
credit:
Glendining