A box of ‘Rinso’ packaged soap powder.

Made by Lever Brothers in Australia, Oceania, 1940-1950.

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.

Summary

K1264-3
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.

Dimensions

140 mm
50 mm

Production

The soap powder was made by Lever Brothers in Australia between 1940 and 1950.
Lever Brothers 1940-1950

Cite this Object

A box of 'Rinso' packaged soap powder. 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 28 June 2017, <https://ma.as/260684>
{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/260684 |title=A box of 'Rinso' packaged soap powder. |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=28 June 2017 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
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