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A box of 'Rinso' packaged soap powder., 1940 - 1950
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Object statement
Packaged soap powder, 'Rinso', paper / soap,made by Lever Bros, Australia, 1940-1950
The soap powder was made by Lever Brothers in Australia between 1940 and 1950.

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Packaged soap powder, 'Rinso', paper / soap, made by Lever Bros, Australia, 1940-1950

An unopened packet of 'Rinso' consisting of a rectangular cardboard packet containing soap powder. The front of the packet features an image of a woman pegging a sheet on a washing line on a green background. On the back of the packet directions for use are given.
Yellow and white text on the front of the packet reads 'Rinso / GIVES THICKER, / RICHER SUDS'. Yellow text on one side of the packet reads 'Rinso / SAFE FOR ALL YOUR WASH'.
Production date
1940 - 1950
50 mm
140 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Purchased 1984

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