Soap [Summer Meadow]; McLeod Brothers Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1869, closed ...

Name/Title

Soap [Summer Meadow]

About this object

1. Packaging: Square cardboard box with image of a meadow, with a white background. Front marked "Summer / Meadow / SOAP / 4 x 80g (2.8oz) / Tablets"; side "McLeod's / SOAP / 4 x 80g (2.8oz) Tablets / 320g (11.2oz) Net / WHEN PACKED"; Base: "Australian Distributors / Ancient Distributors Pty. Ltd., / 32 Sinclair Road, / Dandenong. / Victoria 3175, / Australia.". Opens at top.

2. Soap: Pink oval block of soap with squared edges. Decorated on top face with floral design

3. Soap: Pink oval block of soap with squared edges. Decorated on top face with floral design

4. Soap: Pink oval block of soap with squared edges. Decorated on top face with floral design

Maker

McLeod Brothers Limited (New Zealand, estab. 1869, closed 1969)

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Maker

Ancient Distributors Pty. Ltd.

Maker Role

Distributor

Place Made

Dunedin City

Measurements

1 - Packaging: H 92 L 53 W 85mm (H 3 5/8 L 2 1/16 W 3 3/8")
2 - Soap: H 52 L 17 W 85mm (H 2 1/16 L 11/16 W 3 3/8")
3 - Soap: H 52 L 17 W 85mm (H 2 1/16 L 11/16 W 3 3/8")
4 - Soap: H 52 L 17 W 85mm (H 2 1/16 L 11/16 W 3 3/8")

Collection

Soap Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Soap/Hygiene Artifacts/Toilet Articles/03 Personal Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

2015.128.53

Copyright Licence  

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