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Marcel-curler from a travel hair care kit used by Anna Mae Queen Holmes

Manufactured by:
Reck-Junior, founded 1950  Search this
Owned by:
Anna Mae Queen Holmes, American, 1926 - 2013  Search this
Medium:
steel, Bakelite (TM) and brass
Dimensions:
H x W x D (Closed): 10 13/16 × 1 5/8 × 13/16 in. (27.5 × 4.1 × 2.1 cm)
H x W x D (Open): 10 5/16 × 4 7/16 × 13/16 in. (26.2 × 11.3 × 2.1 cm)
Barrel Diameter: 5/8 in.
Type:
curling irons
Place made:
Germany, Europe
Place collected:
Prince George's County, Maryland, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1950s
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hair  Search this
Travel  Search this
Women  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Cheryl Dozier Payne in memory of Anna Mae Queen Holmes, Educator & Historian
Object number:
2014.224.4.6
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Tools and Equipment-Personal use
Exhibition:
Cultural Expressions
On View:
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Culture/Fourth Floor, 4 050
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5477238b4-57fa-42bf-a9b0-85a1f8af1bb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.224.4.6
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