Plastic Soap Dish

Plastic Soap Dish

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Description
This plastic soap dish with lid belonged to Earl Silas Tupper (1907-1983), the inventor/entrepreneur behind Tupperware. The inscription reads “Tupper / #2 / U.S.A.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Soap Dish
Plastic Soap Dish
Physical Description
plastic, acetate (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9.4 cm x 7.1 cm x 3.1 cm; 3 11/16 in x 2 13/16 in x 1 1/4 in
overall: 1 1/4 in x 3 3/4 in x 2 11/16 in; 3.175 cm x 9.525 cm x 6.82625 cm
ID Number
1992.0597.24
catalog number
1992.0597.24
accession number
1992.0597
Credit Line
Glenn O. Tupper
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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