Vanity set: ALB monogram

 
Vanity set: ALB monogram
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  • Title :     Vanity set: ALB monogram
  • Artist:     Ernesto Sodo Maker Arlene Lenox Baruch Other relation
  • Accession:     XX1989.382 a-u
  • Country:     Italy Naples
  • Date:     1928
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5 32-1/2 18-1/2 Dimensions, case (a) Inches 12-5/8 10-1/8 3/4 Dimensions, photograph in frame (b) Inches 11-3/4 6-1/2 1/2 Dimensions, hand mirror (c) Inches 13-1/4 7-1/2 Dimensions, oval tray (d) Inches 4-7/8 4-1/4 diameter Dimensions, perfume bottles (e-f) Inches 1-3/4 4-3/4 diameter Dimensions, circular powder puff case (g) Inches 1 4-3/8 3-1/4 Dimensions, hinged rectangular box (h) Inches 7/8 1-7/8 diameter Dimensions, circular containers (i-j) Inches 7-3/4 1-3/4 3/4 Dimensions, shoe horn (k) Inches 8-3/8 7/8 3/8 Dimensions, buttonhook (l) Inches 7 1-3/4 2-1/8 Dimensions, hand-held clothes brush (m) Inches 7-1/4 1-3/4 2 Dimensions, rectangular clothes brush (n) Inches 6-1/4 1-5/8 1-7/8 Dimensions, rectangular brush (o) Inches 9-5/8 3 1-7/8 Dimensions, hand-held hair brushes (p-q) Inches 7-7/8 1-5/8 Dimensions, hair combs (r-s) Inches 6-3/8 3/4 3/8 Dimensions, nail file (t) Inches 2 5-5/8 1-3/8 Dimensions, nail buffer (u), Centimeters 12.7 82.6 47.0 Dimensions, case (a) Centimeters 32.1 25.7 1.9 Dimensions, photograph in frame (b) Centimeters 29.8 16.5 1.3 Dimensions, hand mirror (c) Centimeters 33.7 19.1 Dimensions, oval tray (d) Centimeters 12.4 10.8 diameter Dimensions, perfume bottles (e-f) Centimeters 4.4 12.1 diameter Dimensions circular powder puff case (g) Centimeters 2.5 11.1 8.3 Dimensions, hinged rectangular box (h) Centimeters 2.2 4.8 diameter Dimensions, circular containers (i-j) Centimeters 19.7 4.4 1.9 Dimensions, shoe horn (k) Centimeters 21.3 2.2 1.0 Dimensions, buttonhook (l) Centimeters 17.8 4.4 5.4 Dimensions, hand-held clothes brush (m) Centimeters 18.4 4.4 5.1 Dimensions, rectangular clothes brush (n) Centimeters 15.9 4.1 4.8 Dimensions, rectangular brush (o) Centimeters 24.4 7.6 4.8 Dimensions, hand-held hair brushes (p-q) Centimeters 20.0 4.1 Dimensions, hair combs (r-s) Centimeters 16.2 1.9 1.0 Dimensions, nail file (t) Centimeters 5.1 14.3 3.5 Dimensions, nail buffer (u)
  • Collection:     Object
  • Collection Theme:     Health, Hygiene and Fitness
  • Subject:     Health/Hygiene
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     XX1989.382 A-U.JPG
  • Tags:     Health, Hygiene, and Fitness
Description:
Large rectangular maroon leatherette case lined with cream-colored satin; recessed areas to house twenty piece tortoise shell vanity set; each piece monogrammed. a: case, b: photograph in frame, c: hand mirror, d: oval tray, e-f: two perfume bottles, g: circular powder puff and case, h: hinged rectangular box, i-j: two small circular containers, k: shoe horn, l: buttonhook, m: hand-held clothes brush, n: rectangular clothes brush, o: rectangular brush, p-q: two hand-held hair brushes, r-s: two hair combs, t: nail file, u: nail buffer