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Hairnet

1993.60 (RS8707)

Description

Ladies hairnet made of synthetic hair in its original envelope with blue, orange and yellow stripes on front, reverse features scenes of woman at different activities including driving in a car, playing tennis, golfing, and cooking.

Details

Maker
The Glemby Co, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1949
Inscriptions
Front: CAP #121 REGULAR SINGLE STRAND LIGHT BROWN / JEAN / HUMAN HAIR NET / MADE OF "INVISITEX" REAL HUMAN HAIR / THE NET WITH THE Graduating Meshes / NEW DESIGN ADOPTED JANUARY 1949 / LITHO IN U.S.A / The Glemby Co., Inc."
Back: "THERE IS A Jean NET FOR EVERY STYLE AND PURPOSE / SPORTS / DANCE OR / THEATRE / AT HOME / The Story of / "INVISITEX" / NORMAL HAIR AND INVISITEX / By means of a special process INVISITEX Human Hair / is made one-half as thick as normal hair, with a / natural glass and yet retains all its strength. / (INVISITEX insures invisibility) / This INVISITEX Hair Net is guaranteed / Jean PRODUCTS FOR SALE EXCLUSIVELY AT S.S. KRESGE CO., STORES" (Printed)
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Object type
Clothing - Headwear
Descriptive terms
hair accessories
HAIRNET
hairnets
Dimensions
5 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1993.60
Credit Line
Family of Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
103185
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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