Object ID 002873
Object Name Palmolive and Gillette advertisement
Object Desc Small cardboard sign advertising one tube of Palmolive shaving cream and 24K gold plated Gilette razor complete with blade, all for 34c.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003404
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Second Floor Bathroom
Start Year Range 1928
End Year Range 1928
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords shaving,razor,Gillette,Palmolive,advertising,
Title Palmolive and Gillette advertisement
Description Small cardboard sign advertising one tube of Palmolive shaving cream and 24K gold plated Gilette razor complete with blade, all for 34c. Black sign with pale green border featuring image of products, red double sided arrow, and red and yellow letters detailing promotion. This promotion featured in newspapers in 1928.
Approx Collection Date
Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Colgate-Palmolive and Gillette
Date JAN 16,2015
Assessor Kayla Sutherland
Notes Some edgewear, especially on corners. A few creases/wrinkles in cardboard. Colors faded.