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Object ID 002856

Object Name Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins

Object Desc Large box containing smaller packets of Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003387a-l

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Second Floor Bathroom

Object Date

Start Year Range 1945

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords boxes,hair pins,Scoldy Lox,

Title Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins

Description Box of Scoldy Lox Invisible Hair Pins. Yellow box with pink bands on sides, blue oval logo and pink rose in center of box. Rounded ends- satin finish. Guaranteed by Good Housekeeping. Manufactued by Scolding Locks Corp., Appleton, Wis., U.S.A. "Never let your hair down." Box contains 11 smaller boxes. Each smaller box contains 50 pins. Smaller boxes are yellow and blue with a majorette in orange carrying a hair pin. Very different fonts on smaller boxes than larger outside box.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2.5

Length 5.5

Width 2.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Scolding Locks Corp.

Maker Details The Scoldy Lox logo was first used in 1934, but the trademark was not registered with the USPTO until 1945. The majorette logo on the smaller boxes was not registered with the USPTO until 1959.

Maker Mark Scoldy Lox in script in a blue oval; Majorette


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Image Caption CMY3387a-l



Date JAN 9,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Box shows edgewear, fading and stains. One interior box is missing.