Object ID 002788
Object Name Glover's Imperial Medicated Soap
Object Desc Golden yellow box containing a wrapped bar of Glover's Imperial Medicated Soap.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY002551a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
Start Year Range 1941
End Year Range 1960
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords Glover's Soap,soap,personal care,bar soap,
Title Glover's Imperial Medicated Soap
Description Golden yellow cardboard box (2551a) containing a wrapped bar of Glover's soap (2551b). Box has a blue rectangle and a circle with two profiles inside. Front of box also lists ingredients, manufacturer information, and states it is a "shampoo for the scalp." "35" is written in grease pencil. Sides of the box have suggestions for use and state the package was redesigned in 1941.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Details Henry Clay Glover started practicing veterinary medicine sometime prior to 1877. Henry Clay Glover started practicing veterinary medicine sometime prior to 1877. His company eventually went into the human hair care industry and was bought out in the 1950ís or 60ís.
Date NOV 6,2014
Summary Very Good
Assessor Molly Hannan
Notes Box has some discoloration and edge wear but is in overall very good condition. Soap is wrapped in its original paper wrapper.