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Cleaning supplies

Object Number: 
2002.1.1491
Date: 
1962-1990
Medium: 
Plastic
Dimensions: 
10 1/4 x 4 3/4 x 2 1/2 in.
Description: 
This white plastic bottle has blue and pink printed label that reads "For All Fine Washables/ Liquid/ Woolite/ cold water wash/ Trust Woolite.... no shrinking, stretching, fading." The reverse has directions for use and the maker "Boyle-Midway Inc./ New York, N.Y. 10017".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group