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Jewelry cleaning kit

Description

Jewelry cleaning kit (a-d) enclosed in purple box (a). Metal yellow container (no accession) holds a small brush (d), a yellow cloth (no accession number), a bar on pink soap (no accession number). Also includes a pamphlet on jewelry cleaning (b) and a sample of silver-white polish (c).

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
19th C to early 20th C
Inscriptions
"Jewelry Cleaning Casket / Trade Mark / Directions for Use."
"Jewelry Cleaning Casket / Trade Mark"
"Jewelry / Soap/ Sam M. Miller / New York."
"Silver and Jewelry; / How to clean them"
"Sample of Silver-White. Try it!" (Also includes directions and emblem for silver white product)
Material
metal
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Multiple Use Artifacts
Descriptive terms
Kit, Tool
kits (sets)
metal
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
6 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 19 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1995.398
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Wood
GUSN
174758

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