Curlers

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1940-1970

GUSN

GUSN-173416

Description

Metal curlers covered with faded green cotton. Curlers are bent and packaged in cylindrical cardboard tube with inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

curlers
Curler

Inscription

"NEW.IMPROVED.NEW/ 14/Komfy Kurlers/ 29 cents/CURL OR WAVE YOUR HAIR / FAST DRYING. SMOOTH TO USE!/ NO METAL TOUCHES YOUR HAIR/ S&S LEATHER CO. / COLCHESTER, CONN." ([Directions in packet])

Maker

S & S Leather Co. (Maker)

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

4 3/4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mary Eliza Kimball, Helen Chase Kimball-Brooke and Mrs. H. Thomas Byron, Jr.

Accession Number

1993.171