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Hairnet

1993.59 (RS8706)

Description

Ladies hairnet made of real hair in its original brown envelope with red and blue stripes featuring a smiling woman in center.

Details

Maker
Joan-Ette (Manufacturer)
Date
1940-1950
Inscriptions
Front: "REGULAR SIZE LIGHT BROWN / SINGLE-MESH / JOAN-ETTE / HAND MADE CAP SHAPE / SUPERIOR QUALITY * DOUBLE MESH * INVISIBLE * STERILIZED / HUMAN HAIR NET"
Back: "JOAN-ETTE GUARANTEE / The JOAN-ETTE HAIR NET is Guaranteed Perfect in / every respect and is made of the Finest Human Hair." (Printed)
Location of origin
American
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing -- Headwear
Descriptive terms
hair accessories
HAIRNET
hairnets
Dimensions
5 in x 6 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.59
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
103184
Related Items
Title Hairnet Accession number 1993.58 Notes Related items donated by the Family of Nina Fletcher Little:
Title Hairnet Accession number 1993.59
Title Hairnet Accession number 1993.60

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