Hairnet

Date

1940-1950

GUSN

GUSN-103184

Description

Ladies hairnet made of real hair in its original brown envelope with red and blue stripes featuring a smiling woman in center.

Details

Descriptive Terms

hairnets
hair accessories
HAIRNET

Inscription

Front: "REGULAR SIZE LIGHT BROWN / SINGLE-MESH / JOAN-ETTE / HAND MADE CAP SHAPE / SUPERIOR QUALITY * DOUBLE MESH * INVISIBLE * STERILIZED / HUMAN HAIR NET"
Back: "JOAN-ETTE GUARANTEE / The JOAN-ETTE HAIR NET is Guaranteed Perfect in / every respect and is made of the Finest Human Hair." (Printed)

Associated Building

Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

2691

Related Items

Title Hairnet Accession Number 1993.58
Title Hairnet Accession Number 1993.59
Title Hairnet Accession Number 1993.60

Maker

Joan-Ette (Manufacturer)

Location of Origin

American

Object Type

Clothing -- Headwear

Dimensions

5 in x 6 1/2 in (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Family of Nina Fletcher Little

Accession Number

1993.59