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Tambourine

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Tambourine

Type: 
Powder compact
Material(s): 
Brass
Designer/Maker: 
Lucien Lelong
Markings: 
"Lucien Lelong New York Chicago" on base; LL logo on dangle charm
Origin: 
USA
Box Description: 
"Lucien Lelong" in script on box lid
Date or Era: 
ca. 1940s
Dimensions: 
2-1/2 in. in diameter excluding dangles
Additional Information: 
Design of 2 stylized birds etched on lid. Original price sticker from Gimbel Brothers $5.00. Seldom seen, especially in good condition.

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