Plunoir Metal Polish Box

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Identifier

KKBOC0041

Title

Plunoir Metal Polish Box

Description

Cardboard box. Printed across the four long panels is the same cartoon black woman found on the Samva bottle, also holding a Samva bottle and pointing to the Plunoir label, also in both French and English. There are instructions on either end of the image, one in French and one in Dutch. Inside the box is the full tube of Plunoir. On the top and bottom of the box are the words "in tubes" in French and Dutch.

Creator

Samva

Type

Koloniale Boekjes en Artefacten

Relation

Collection of colonial booklets, memorabilia, etc. from around the world.

Source

The Black Archives

Format

Metal Polish Box

Subject

Black Woman Caricature

Coverage

Metal Polish Bottle, Bangles, Earrings

Date

c.1930s

Physical Dimensions

13x3x3

Country of Production

Belgium

Place of Production

Etterbeek

Keywords

Caricature, Advertising, Samva

Rightholder

Samva

Archived By

Richard Weaver

Bibliography

http://www.retroscoop.com/industrieel.php?artikel=311

Citation

Samva, “Plunoir Metal Polish Box,” The Black Archives, accessed February 7, 2023, https://collection.theblackarchives.nl/items/show/43.
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