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Mirabeau soap box

Description

Mirabeau soap box. Teal and white with blue and red lettering. A woman's head is on the front.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"Mirabeau Antiseptic TOILET SOAP" (Enclosed in what is printed to look like a banner with two tassels hanging down. Located beneath a woman's profile view.)
"LINCOLN CHEMICAL WORKS "A CORPORTATION" ESTABLISHED IN 1886 Chicago U.S.A." (printed)
"THIS SOAP IS INTENDED FOR THE USE OF DISCRIMINATING LADIES. IT IS PURE AND AS NEUTRAL AS IT IS POSSIBLE TO MAKE IT. NO EXPENSE IS SPARED IN ITS PRE-PARATION" (printed)
"THIS SOAP IS SCIENTIFICALLY MADE OF THE BEST MATERIALS OBTAINABLE. THE PERFUME LASTS TO THE END OF EACH CAKE" (printed)
"EH0501" (Written in pencil- possibly an old accession number or a personal marking.)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Toilet Article
Descriptive terms
Soap
soap boxes
Dimensions
3.5 x 1.25 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.3095
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
197767

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