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CWS, hair styling

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Title hair styling
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Manufacturer CWS
Date circa 1937
Description An empty body of an early electric hand held hairdryer manufactured by CWS (moulding by Streetly Mfg. Co.) in the 1930s. It is made of compression moulded urea formaldehyde and phenol formaldehyde. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Accession Number PHSL : 310
Dimensions height 215mm, width 160mm, depth 95mm
Materials plastic, PF phenol formaldehyde, bakelite - generic term, UF, urea formaldehyde
Notes Everyday objects, such as those in this collection, are sometimes difficult to research. If you have any information about this object please contact the museum on modip@aub.ac.uk.
Rights MoDiP has done its utmost to obtain clearance from all IPR holders before adding images to this catalogue, if you believe that any image has been used without permission please contact us on modip@aub.ac.uk.
Method compression moulded



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