Object ID 002868
Object Name Palmolive After Shaving Talc
Object Desc Green and yellow striped tin of Palmolive After Shaving Talc, with black and gold top.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003399
General Category History
Category Personal Care
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Second Floor Bathroom
Start Year Range 1926
End Year Range 1928
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords shaving,talcum powder,Palmolive,tins,
Title Palmolive After Shaving Talc
Description Green and yellow striped tin of Palmolive After Shaving Talc, with black and gold top. Still full. "A scientific powder for men. A new shade -invisible-. Absolutely undetectable. For the man who realizes that a shiny after-shaving face detracts from a well groomed appearance. Keep that well groomed look.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker The Palmolive-Peet Company.
Maker Details Palmolive merged with the Peet company in 1926. They then merged with Colgate in 1928.
Date JAN 15,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Top is rusted and dented, some edge wear. Some residue on tin. Bottom scraped slightly.