Purepac Henna Powder, Egyptian

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
The powdered leaves of Henna have been used by oriental women as a dye for the hair.
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Object Name
hair care product
hair dye, henna
date made
ca 1931
Purepac Company
Physical Description
henna (product active ingredients)
overall: 3.8 cm x 5.4 cm x 4 cm; 1 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 9/16 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 3.81 cm x 5.3975 cm x 4.1275 cm
place made
United States: New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Hair Care Products
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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