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A2013.02.21.0009 Toilette Sample Kit Edit


Component Unique Identifier
Item 13
Level of Description


  • c. 1885 (label)


  • Private Title


  • Scope and Contents

    A small boxed set of toiletries from Luxor Perfumers.  Possibly obtained at a hotel, this small 2" x 4" box contains a tube of tooth paste, tube of cold cream, extra fine complexion powder, cold cream complexion powder and a bottle of "luxor bouquet" toilet water (still sealed, but evaporated).  There is a raised emblem on the front of the box with the name Schrafft's barely legible with a female face surrounded by long hair.  Schrafft's was a Boston candy company that operated a string of mid-priced restaurants in New York City.  They operated a retail counter for baked goods and sweets.