Childs handkerchief box - Cardboard - 1940s - Child in American Indian costume - Childs hankies

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Empty child's cardboard handkerchief box, circa 1940's, depicting a child wearing an American Indian costume and shooting a toy bow and arrow. The box is 6 inches square, and does not contain any hankies. The illustration of the child is particularly charming and detailed, especially for a vintage product box.

The box shows some soiling and wear, particularly on the lower right-hand corner, where some of the paper is eroded away. The interior of the box has a gift inscription written in pencil. There's a small tag on the edge of the box that indicates it held 1/4 dozen child's initial handkerchiefs.

Very sweet paper ephemera, it would be fun as decor or you could use it to store a few vintage hankies.

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