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Kit, Jewelry-Cleaning

Description

1996.7A is a rectangular, beige silk-quilted cardbard box containing small cleaning brush (1996.7B), cake of jewelry soap (1996.7C), and jewelry drier, cleaner and polisher (1996.7D). See inscription.

Details

Maker
Dennison Mfg. Co. (Maker)
Inscriptions
Stamped on inside of box-top interior: ""DENNISON'S/TRADE MARK/ JEWELRY CLEANING OUTFIT/DIRECTIONS/MOISTEN brush, RUB on soap till a thick lather is obtained and apply to the jewelry by striking gently (never rub) RINSE in clear water and drop into sawdust in drier, shaking sawdust through to lower section REMOVE jewelry and use dry brush to remove sawdust""
Location of origin
Boston, MA, USA
Material
silk (textile)
Object type
Adornment
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
KIT, JEWELRY-CLEANING
kits (sets)
Silk
silk (textile)
Accession Number
1996.7A
Credit Line
Gift of Lane W. Goss
GUSN
9401

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