Purepac Henna Powder, Egyptian

Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hair care product
hair dye, henna
date made
ca 1931
maker
Purepac Company
Physical Description
henna (product active ingredients)
Measurements
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
2004.0129.49
accession number
2004.0129
catalog number
2004.0129.49
subject
Hair Care Products
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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