Glorient Silk Dye Packet

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1924-1940

GUSN

GUSN-310947

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

Descriptive Terms

dye
paper (fiber product)
dye

Inscription

"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])

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

New York, New York

Dimensions

4 1/2 x 3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.6143