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Hair care ephemera. Box 1.

  • Ephemera

About this work


Box file containing items of ephemera in acid free sleeves including: beards (1826), Hadley's fashionable perukes (45 Burlington Arcade, 1836) and brand names including: Clifford Hair Restorer, Quinine Hair Wash, Ayer's Hair Vigor, Hall's Vegetable Sicilian Hair Renewer, Headland & Co.'s Petroleum Hair Tonic, Doktor Müller's Haarwuchs-Elixier, Cremex shampoo powders, the Capsuloid Company Ltd.'s Hair Capsuloids (1907), Edwards' Harlene ("for the hair"), Homocea hair restorer, Koko-Maricopas Co.'s Koko ("for the hair"), F. Browne and Ross & Son's wigs, J. Marsh (hair cutters of 175 Piccadilly), J.H. Cain (hairdressers of Victoria Street, London), Barbers' Hall (Henry Grosse Smith, clerk), declaration of a freeman of the Company of Barbers of London (19th cent.), Parker's Hair Balsam (1883?).

Physical description

1 box ; 34 x 33 cm.


  • English

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