Toilet Tissue

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1930s

GUSN

GUSN-222761

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

Descriptive Terms

tissue paper
paper (fiber product)
ink
metal
Tissue

Inscription

"S. S. Pierce Co./ Boston" (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

2 3/4 x 7 1/4 x 5 1/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of George Lewis

Accession Number

2003.17

Places

Sherborn (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)