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Cleaning supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.1498
Date: 
1940-1960
Medium: 
Plastic
Dimensions: 
9 1/2 x 6 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
This blue plastic bag has a drawing of man and woman cleaning on the front. It reads "Ritz Window Cloth/ for that sparkle you've always admired/ Chemically Treated...". The reverse has instructions for use and the maker "John Ritzenthaler/ 73 Franklin Street, New York 13 , N.Y. Est. 1892".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group