Washing supplies

Washing supplies
Title
Washing supplies
Date 
1890-1900
Medium 
Paper
Dimensions 
3 x 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.
Description 
This paper sample package held a clothes washing product and has a company symbol with a heart, a scale and sun inside a pattern of radiating rays. The front reads "Free Sample/ James Pyle's Pearline/ Washing Compound." The side reads "Don't Pay For This Package. Beware of Peddlers and Cheap Imitations". The back has testimonials of the effectiveness of the product. One of two identical-see also 2002.1.1464
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.1463
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group