Diddy shopping bag

Details
Object number
PHSL : 35
Date
1970 - 1979 (circa)

Description

A purple expanding knotted polyamide fibre shopping bag with PVC grips, capable of holding up to 10lbs in weight. This example dates from the 1970s and is complete with a descriptive label. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

"Don't be caught unawares. You will be amazed by how much it will hold. Up to 10 lbs in weight! Keep it in your pocket, handbag or purse! Save endless cost of carrier bags."
Dimensions
Width
95mm
Depth
15mm
Length
175mm
Method Note
fibre
grips
Colour