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Bag-Dabs Solids

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Bag-Dabs Solids

Type: 
perfume
Material(s): 
Bakelite
Designer/Maker: 
Edouardo
Origin: 
France
Label: 
Each has a round paper label on the bottom with ID the company info and scent name
Box Description: 
Leather and wood box with round holders for each "Bag-Dab"
Date or Era: 
c 1920, 30s
Dimensions: 
Solid 0.6" in height, set of 6 in box, 1.9 in x 2.8 in
Additional Information: 
A set of six solid perfumes in small Bakelite cylinders, marketed as "Bag-Dabs." Each has a hand-painted design on the top, all figures, all some so faded as to be recognizable. They were marketed to American women through an office in NY as "Bringing you perfume at its entrancing best, in its most convenient, inexpensive form."

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