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Object ID 002870

Object Name Vidrio Products hair dryer

Object Desc Sea foam green Vidrio Products electric hair dryer with attached stand.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003401

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Appliances


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Second Floor Bathroom

Object Date

Start Year Range 1946

End Year Range 1955

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords hair dryer,Viddrio Products Corp.,electric appliances,

Title Vidrio Products hair dryer

Description Sea foam green Vidrio Products electric hair dryer with attached stand. "V" on nozzle. Label says "Vidrio Products Corp., Chicago, Ill." Underside of cast iron base says "V-P Corp.-1000".


Approx Collection Date

Height 9

Length 13

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Height of dryer on stand, length longest point from nozzle to handle.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Vidrio Products Corporation

Maker Details Vidrio was incorporated on July 14, 1926. Under the name Vidrio Products Corporation the firm was incorporated Sptil 14, 1943 and then in June 28, 1946 and then on June 28, 1946 it changed its name to V-P corporation. Even this V-P firm was involuntarily dissolved November 28, 1955. This item is marked V-P Corp, denoting a time period from 1946-1955.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3401



Date JAN 15,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Some scuffs and wear. Label is worn. Paint scratched in some places.