Make Up Kit

Item

Title

Make Up Kit

Description

Leather Elizabeth Arden zippered Make Up kit in RAF/RCAF colours. One side has ¾" strap. Kit is lined in blue fabric and contains: 1) removable mirror (3 ½" x 2¼") 2) plastic pot of face powder (1⅝" diameter); white with blue and gold decoration 3) plastic pot of cleansing cream (1⅝" diameter); white with blue and gold decoration 4) plastic pot of all day foundation cream( 1⅛" diameter); cream with blue decoration 5) plastic pot of lipstick/gloss "Victory Red" (⅞" diameter); black with raised ridge decoration 6) attached blue leather pouch with snap closure and "Elizabeth Arden" signature on flap (3¾" x 2")

Date

c. 1940's

Identifier

016.083.001

Medium

Leather, fabric, metal, plastic, various make up

Provenance

Kit belonged to Irene Sobering long time member of Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum.

Type

Featured