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Coquilles Powder Box

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Coquilles Powder Box

Type: 
Powder box
Material(s): 
Glass
Designer/Maker: 
Rene Lalique
Markings: 
Molded "Lalique" on bottom
Origin: 
France
Date or Era: 
1920
Dimensions: 
2.75 in. diameter
Additional Information: 
Called "Coquilles" for the beautiful shell design on both the base and lid. Made of clear glass with both base and lid sectioned into 8 equal designs; showing a strong green patina in all of the inverted ridges. Also known in brown or blue patina or in clear and frosted without color added.

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