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Washing supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.1474
Date: 
1910-1940
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 1/2 in.
Description: 
This beige and red paper sample package holds a household cleanser. The front reads "Bon Ami/ A Window A Minute/ No Brushes/ No Mops/ No Slops/ Cleans All Surfaces Polishes All Metals" with a tiny picture of a woman cleaning a window. Another tiny picture of a chick by an eggshell has the humorous caption "Hasn't Scratched Yet!". The back has instructions for use. See identical items 2002.1.1473, 2002.1.1475
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group