Fontanis - 2, Parfums Fontanis

Title: 
Fontanis - 2, Parfums Fontanis

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Object Name: 
Plaque (Metal) with Box
Title: 
Fontanis - 2, Parfums Fontanis
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2011.7.110
Dimensions: 
(a) H: 7.9 cm, W: 12.1 cm, D: 6.8 cm; (bc): H: 3 cm, W: 12.9 cm, D: 9.2 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
designed in 1925
Credit Line: 
Gift of Elaine and Stanford Steppa
Primary Description: 
(a) Metal; pressed. Rectangular metal plaque with gold finish and hinged easel stand. Front of plaque decorated with three rectangular friezes, each showing two women dressed in robes. Bottom of plaque inscribed, "PARFVMS FONTANIS". (b) Cardboard box bottom. (c) Cardboard box top inscribed, "parfums fontanis".
Department: 
Provenance: 
Steppa, Elaine, Source
2011-12-09
Steppa, Stanford, Source
2011-12-09
Color: 
Technique: 
Material: 
Inscription: 
parfums fontanis
inscription
(c) on top of box in gold
PARFVMS FONTANIS
inscription
Stamped (a) on front of plaque near bottom edge