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2018/46/1 Tampon tins (2) and coupon in box, 'Moxie Regular Tampons', rayon / plastic / steel, designed by Moxie, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2017. Click to enlarge.

Moxie Regular Tampons

Designed
These regular 11ml absorbency tampons, designed by Australian brand Moxie, are popular for their innovative crush-proof tin packaging. Moxie tampons are designed as an alternative to conventional products of this type, which are usually packaged in cardboard boxes that are easily damaged.

Moxie tampons represent a shift away from tampon packaging traditionally designed to be unremarkable and discrete so as not to 'embarrass' its menstruating user. Unlike regular tampon boxes, Moxie tins are …

Summary

Object No.

2018/46/1

Object Statement

Tampon tins (2) and coupon in box, 'Moxie Regular Tampons', rayon / plastic / steel, designed by Moxie, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2017

Physical Description

Moxie Regular Tampons are standard regular absorbency (11ml) tampons packaged in a distinctive cylindrical, pink striped tin.

Production

Notes

Moxie products are designed in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and manufactured in Europe from rayon fibres.

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 2017

Acquisition Date

26 July 2018

Cite this Object

Harvard

Moxie Regular Tampons 2021, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 7 December 2021, <https://ma.as/559684>

Wikipedia

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