Soap [French Flowers]

Nicholas Products Ltd, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Nicholas Products Ltd, Manufacturer
Description
1. Box: Square front cardboard box with white front and reverse, and mint green sides, opening top at bottom. On front and reverse is picture of a blue flower with green leaves and labelled in black "French Flowers / PERFUMED SOAP". On one side is written "Fields of Bond Street", on the other "with perfume from Paris". On top and bottom is written "Prepared in N.Z. for / Fields / OF BOND STREET / LONDON - AUCKLAND / NICHOLAS PRODUCTS LTD. / (Cosmetic Division)". There is a white sticker on box reverse with handwritten text in pencil "APRIL: 1966 / 2.66 o3s."
2. Soap: Square dark mint green coloured soap with convex front and reverse. On front is imprinted within a square "French / Flowers" and on reverse, also within a square "Fields / OF / BOND STREET". Soap is sealed in a plastic wrapper.
Collection
Media/Materials
Organic
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Paper/Cardboard
Signature/Marks and Type
French Flowers / PERFUMED SOAP Printed
Fields of Bond Street Printed
with perfume from Paris Printed
Prepared in N.Z. for / Fields / OF BOND STREET / LONDON - AUCKLAND / NICHOLAS PRODUCTS LTD. / (Cosmetic Division) Printed
APRIL: 1966 / 2.66 o3s. Hand-written
French / Flowers Imprint
Fields / OF / BOND STREET Imprint
Accession No
2015.128.108
Credit Line
Nicholas Products Ltd. Soap [French Flowers], 2015.128.108. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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