Stoneware hair driers, 1880-1900.
3 0 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 22cm

Stoneware hair driers, 1880-1900.

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Two glazed stoneware 'Thermicon' hairdryers with wooden handles and stoppers. The instructions read: 'Fill it with boiling water and it dries the hair after washing in a few minutes'. Made by Hincks & Co, 20 Bucklersbury, London.

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