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Bobby Pins in Original Box

1929.441 (RS7129)

Description

Two metal bobby pins in original orange cardboard box.

Details

Maker
The Hump Hair Pin Manufacturing Co. (Manufacturer)
Date
1929
Inscriptions
Front: "30 / FOR / 10¢ / BOB-ETTES"
Back: "BOB-ETTES"
Inside Cover: "THE / SPRING / THAT HOLDS / ITS SHAPE / SPREAD / THE ENDS APART SLIGHTLY / THEN / SLIP IT IN THE / HAIR. / Made by / THE HUMP HAIR PIN MFG. CO., CHICAGO / Sol. H. Goldberg, Pres." (Printed)
Location of origin
Chicago, Illinois
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
PIN, BOBBY
pins (jewelry)
Dimensions
1 3/8 in x 2 in x 1/4 in (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1929.441
GUSN
103092

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