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Glorient Silk Dye Packet

1998.6143 (RS233651)

Description

Paper packet of Wood Violet (purple) colored fabric dye. Packet is printed with instructions for use is packaged inside envelop with image of woman lifting a piece of clothing from a bowl. The bowl and piece of clothing are colored purple to reflect the color the enclosed dye. Also enclosed in the envelop is also a folded pamphlet describing the product and its uses. Manufactured by Glorient, Inc., New York, New York.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1924-1940
Inscriptions
"WOOD VIOLET / Light Solution make Wisteria / REG. U.S PAT. OFF. / Glorient / THE NON-BOILING SILK DYE / Tints Silk Fast and Bright / Leaves Lace Snowy White" (Envelop front [additional product information and instructions for use on envelop back, dye packet and pamphlet])
Location of origin
New York, New York
Material
dye
paper (fiber product)
Descriptive terms
dye
paper (fiber product)
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 3 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.6143
Credit Line
Sarah Moore Field Collection
GUSN
310947

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