Kit, Jewelry-Cleaning

GUSN

GUSN-9401

Description

1996.7A is a rectangular, beige silk-quilted cardbard box containing small cleaning brush (1996.7B), cake of jewelry soap (1996.7C), and jewelry drier, cleaner and polisher (1996.7D). See inscription.

Details

Descriptive Terms

kits (sets)
silk (textile)
Silk
KIT, JEWELRY-CLEANING

Inscription

Stamped on inside of box-top interior: ""DENNISON'S/TRADE MARK/ JEWELRY CLEANING OUTFIT/DIRECTIONS/MOISTEN brush, RUB on soap till a thick lather is obtained and apply to the jewelry by striking gently (never rub) RINSE in clear water and drop into sawdust in drier, shaking sawdust through to lower section REMOVE jewelry and use dry brush to remove sawdust""

Maker

Dennison Mfg. Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Adornment

Credit Line

Gift of Lane W. Goss

Accession Number

1996.7A

Places

Massachusetts (United States)