Soap [Potter & Moore's, Mitcham Lavender]; Potter & Moore (estab. 1749), W. J. B...


Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)


Soap [Potter & Moore's, Mitcham Lavender]

About this object

Soap [Gift Set]: boxed set, complexion soap.
1. Box Lid: rectangular cardboard covered with yellow paper, printed in black on top " Potter & Moore's / Mitcham Lavender / Complexion Soap / Estd. 1749 ". Printed on the side in black " MADE IN N.Z. FOR POTTER & MOORE LTD., LONDON BY W.J.BUSH / CO., LTD., AUCKLAND
2. Box Base: rectangular cardboard covered with yellow paper.
3. Soaps: six circular green soaps impressed with "Lentheric"


Potter & Moore (estab. 1749)

Maker Role



W. J. Bush & Co. Ltd (England, estab. 1850)

Maker Role


Place Made



1 - Box Lid: H 90 L 29 W 183mm (H 3 9/16 L 1 1/8 W 7 3/16")
2 - Box Base: H 89 L 28 W 179mm (H 3 1/2 L 1 1/8 W 7 1/16")
3 - Soaps: 46mm


Soap Collection

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Soap/Hygiene Artifacts/Toilet Articles/03 Personal Artifacts/Nomenclature

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