Styptic stick holder

Description

A compression moulded phenol formaldehyde styptic stick holder, circa 1950s, comprising a small cylindrical container holding Styptic stick in a screw in base. Styptic is applied to shaving cuts to stop bleeding. This item forms part of the Plastics Historical Society (PHS) collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "SOUPLEX MADE IN ENGLAND" (base)

Object number

PHSL : 72

Date

1950 - 1959 (circa)

Country

Dimensions
Height
50mm
Diameter
15mm

Colour