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Toilet Tissue

Description

Sheets of toilet tissue wrapped (unopened) in white papter with blue lettering; wrapping is taped together with white tape on the back, top and bottom; on front of packing, there is a blue and white wavy border inside of which reads "LaSanitas/Paper/ Pure Tissue/ Wire Hook/ S. S. Pierce Co./ Boston." The ends read "1000 sheets/ 5 x 7" and the sides read "Pure Tissue" and "Boudoir Packaging."

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1930s
Inscriptions
"S. S. Pierce Co./ Boston" (printed)
Material
ink
metal
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Toilet Article
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Sherborn (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
ink
metal
paper (fiber product)
Tissue
tissue paper
Dimensions
2 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 5 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2003.17
Credit Line
Gift of George Lewis
GUSN
222761

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