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Kissproof

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Kissproof

Type: 
Powder box
Material(s): 
paper
Designer/Maker: 
Rolf Armstrong
Origin: 
Chicago, IL
Date or Era: 
1927
Dimensions: 
2.27" D
Additional Information: 
Face powder box with the iconic image of an Art Deco flapper on the lid. The design was created by Rolf Armstrong, a famous pin-up artist for Kissproof, Inc. He based the image on silent screen star Anna Q. Nilsson. The bottom of the powder box reads: “Kissproof The Extra Hour Face Powder, Kissproof, Inc. New York, Chicago, Paris.”

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