Ivory Py-ra-lin Toiletware c.1919, 79 pages, 7x10, softbound, black/white illustrations, The Arlington Works - EI du Pont de Nours & Co, DE. This original wholesale catalog features information about the history of pyralin and the manufacturing process in addition to the full line of products including dresser sets, clocks, trays, brushes, hair receivers, powder and soap boxes, manicure sets, perfume sets, napkin rings, toothbrush guards, desk sets, whisk brooms, bud vases, hatpin holders, shoe horns, etc. The wares were stamped "Ivory Pyralin" - "Du Barry" was the name for their pattern identified by a shaped edge. Also illustrates several examples of ornate monograms that could be engraved on pyralin. Black/white illustrations, index, with original wholesale prices. Scarce and desirable reference.
Condition: Good condition with edge wear and light creasing to embossed card covers with heavy soil at rear. Very faint foxing to margins of a few pages along with minor interior soil. Contents are complete, free from writing or underlining and quite legible.