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Packaging for Johnson & Johnson 'Modess' sanitary pads, 1960 - 1970
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Object statement
Packaging for sanitary pads, 'Modess', paper / cloth, made by Johnson & Johnson Pty Ltd, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, probably 1960-1970
Made by Johnson & Johnson Pty Ltd, Sydney, Australia, probably between 1960-1970.

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Description
Paper bag printed with two pink panels down either side. The front and back of the paper bag are printed with pink and orange flowers on a white background.
Made: 1960 - 1970
Marks
Printed on back of bag, pink ink 'IMPORTANT / Wear Coloured Line away from / body because this marks the / side of MODESS containing / the full-length safety shields, / MODESS NAPKINS WITH / MASSLINN NON-WOVEN / FABRIC COVER / Johnson and Johnson / PTY LTD SYDNEY / For maximum protection and / comfort, wear your napkin with / a MODESS Belt or MODESS / panty.
Printed on side end of bag, pink ink '12 SUPER / MODESS LARGER FOR EXTRA PROTECTION / feminine napkins.
Printed on front of bag, white ink 'with special deodorant'.
2007/141/1-1
Production date
1960 - 1970
Height
260 mm
Width
150 mm
Depth
80 mm

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of Mrs Judy Keena, 2007

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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