Buckingham's Dye for the Whiskers

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
dye, to color whiskers and moustaches
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
hair care product
hair dye, facial
date made
ca 1937
product expiration date
1937-10-19
maker
R. P. Hall & Company
Physical Description
alcohol 33% (product active ingredients)
nitrate of silver (product active ingredients)
ammonia (product active ingredients)
water (product active ingredients)
sulphate of copper (product active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 13 cm x 5 cm x 3.2 cm; 5 1/8 in x 1 15/16 in x 1 1/4 in
overall: 5 1/4 in x 2 in x 1 1/8 in; 13.335 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
ID Number
MG*M-10417.01
catalog number
M-10417.01
accession number
246707
subject
Hair Care Products
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Hair Care and Enhancement
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Marketed to Men
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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