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Object ID 001847

Object Name Palmolive Soap

Object Desc A bar of soap contained in a green package held together by a strip of black paper made by the Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Co.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001454

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Co.,cleaning,soap,Palmolive Soap,bar soap,grooming,

Title Palmolive Soap

Description It is a green package that is held together by a strip of black paper made by the Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Co. The black strip says 'Palmolive" on the front. On the back where the adhesive is holding the package together it says "Palmolive Reg. US Pat. Off. Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Co. Jeresy City, N.J. Made in USA." The green packaging has a ribed texture.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 3

Width 1

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Colgate-Palmolive-Peet Co.

Maker Details The folded edges have lost some of the adhesive holding the packaging together. There is some edgewear at the corners. The packaging has suffered some water damage, leaving spotty discoloration and staining.

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Image Caption CMY001454



Date MAR 26,2014

Summary Good

Assessor Brooke Uhl

Notes The package itself is in good condition. It has very little edgewear. The black strip where the label is placed is fading. It may have suffered some water damage on the left center side.