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Clothing supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.1493
Date: 
1970-1990
Medium: 
Metal, paper
Dimensions: 
5 3/4 x 4 in.
Description: 
This metal plate comes with a paper envelope that has directions. The plate is embossed "Radio Plate" with radiating rays. The instructions explain that when inserted in water with baking soda, the plate creates a chemical reaction that removes tarnish from silver.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group