Sunset Soap Dye in Box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1915-1935

GUSN

GUSN-310953

Description

"Sunset Soap Dyes" brand fabric dye. Dye is in block form wrapped in paper and packaged inside original box with a paper pamphlet. The dye color is "Sand 6" as indicated on the side of the box. Produced by North American Dye Corporation, Mount Vernon, New York.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dye
dye
paper (fiber product)
cardboard

Inscription

"SAND / SUNSET SOAP DYES" and "SUNSET SOAP DYES / PAT. MAY 11, 1915 / Dye all Fibres alike, Cotton, Wool, / Silk, Mixed Goods, Etc., at the same / time, giving the same shade to all. / See Directions Inside" and "Sunset Soap Dyes Wash the Fabrics / while Dyeing them. / NORTH AMERICAN DYE CORPORATION / New Corporate Name of Sunset Soap Dye Co. / Mount Vernon, N. Y., U. S. A / See Directions Inside" and "SUNSET SOAP DYES / Do not Soil the Hands or Utensil" (printed)

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Mount Vernon, New York

Dimensions

1 x 2 1/2 x 1 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Sarah Moore Field Collection

Accession Number

1998.6144