A delightful example of a rare century shaker for pounce or wig powder. The screw-on lid has three concentric rows of diameter holes. In excellent condition, with medium-grey original surface patina. high, with base diameter.
WHITE 18th Century Lavender Scented Hair and Face Powder - Toilet De Flora
Century Woman’s Hairstyles A collection of Century paintings from France & England, depicting some of the hairstyles of the time, among them the tête de mouton (or “sheep’s head”), the pouf & the hérisson (or “hedgehog”).