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Post by brin mcardle on March 19th 2014, 5:20 pm

It says" fragrant memories of Llandudno"...5 inches square





I thought potpourri but no wholes to let the fragrance out and I was thinking 50's
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Post by NaomiM on March 19th 2014, 5:54 pm

It looks quite shallow from the photos. Cigarettes, maybe?

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Post by brin mcardle on March 19th 2014, 6:00 pm

It is shallow...bout 1.7 inches...but its just the "fragrant" bit by the illustration...mind you people used to like the smell of ciggies
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Post by NaomiM on March 19th 2014, 6:01 pm

Maybe a lavender scented lace handkerchief.

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Post by NaomiM on March 19th 2014, 6:03 pm

They used to do leaves of soap, so maybe soap.

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Post by brin mcardle on March 19th 2014, 6:42 pm

How very genteel....do you reckon the 20's
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Post by NaomiM on March 19th 2014, 8:27 pm

Looks like the mark used from 1930 onwards.

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Post by brin mcardle on March 19th 2014, 8:42 pm

Thanks Naomi
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