Object ID 003834
Object Name Gold Dust Scouring Cleanser
Object Desc Small round cardboard container with tin top and bottom that still contains Gold Dust scouring cleanser.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY003842
General Category History
Category Cleaning Products
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location H. Grafman Grocery Exhibit
Start Year Range
End Year Range
Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords soap,Gold Dust,cleaning product,
Title Gold Dust Scouring Cleanser
Description Small round cardboard container with tin top and bottom that still contains Gold Dust scouring cleanser. The container is orange with white letters and illustrations of the items that can be clean with this product.
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Unit of Measure Inches/ounces
Place of Origin
Maker Gold Dust
Maker Details Introduced in 1889 by the Nathaniel Kellogg Fairbank Soap Company, Gold Dust washing powder was the first all purpose laundry powder made possible by employing hydrogenated vegetable oils in its processing, a procedure the company pioneered, and industry quickly embraced.
Date NOV 4,2015
Assessor Dulce Ramos