A small, usually rectangular, sometimes oval box used mostly as a receptacle for paper beauty patches to disguise blemishes of the skin, usually smallpox scars. In the 18th century these boxes became a fashion item, and were made of silver, porcelain, cloisonne, enamel etc. and were extensively decorated.
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