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Canister of Country Club Shaving Soap
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Details

Object ID 003950

Object Name Canister of Country Club Shaving Soap

Object Desc Cardboard container that held three cakes of Country Club Shaving Soap by Country Club Toilet Products Co.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003530a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Barber Shop Exhibit

Object Date 1920s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords soap,shaving,shaving soap,Country Club,barber shop,


Title Canister of Country Club Shaving Soap

Description Orange and white cardboard container that held three cakes of Country Club Shaving Soap by Country Club Toilet Products Co. Top and bottom are organgish red with orange stripes. Center is white with black writing. Front of circular canister says "Three cakes Country Club Shaving Soap Country Club Toilet Products Co. Racine, Wis." Back says "Country Club Shaving Soap absorbs an unusual amount of moisture creates a firm lasting later which softens the most stubborn beard and at the same time, soothes and cleanses the skin. It is mild, improves with age and is the most economical shaving preparation you can use."

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.5

Circumference 8

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Country Club Toilet Products Co.

Maker Details Racine, Wis.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3530a-b

Description

Conditions

Date JAN 23,2016

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Discolored and faded. Stained. Lid and base show signs of wear and tear around edge. Canister is empty.


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