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2018/45/1 Menstrual products in zipped case, cotton / rayon / plastic, made by Libra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2017. Click to enlarge.

Libra Girl sample pack

Made
This is a sample pack of Libra brand products issued to young women around their first period. The sample pack is designed to familiarise young women with different types of pads and tampons and help them determine their preference.

Sample packs such as this one are a clever way for brands to expose young women and girls to their products from the very beginning of their period. The packs often include educational booklets offering explanations and advice about menstruation and puberty. …

Summary

Object No.

2018/45/1

Object Statement

Menstrual products in zipped case, cotton / rayon / plastic, made by Libra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2017

Physical Description

The 'Libra Girl' product sample pack is a collection of menstrual products distributed for free to young women approaching their first period. The sample pack comprises three "Flexi Thin" liners, two "Girl" winged pads, two "Slim" tampons, two "Applicator" tampons and an educational booklet entitled "Girl Talk" inside a watercolour-patterned, zipped case.

Production

Notes

Libra products are manufactured in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

Source

Credit Line

Ex Museum stock, 2018

Acquisition Date

26 July 2018

Cite this Object

Harvard

Libra Girl sample pack 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 June 2022, <https://ma.as/559677>

Wikipedia

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