Soap, Hand, Freedom 7

This small bar of soap was found in the Mercury capsule Freedom 7 after it was returned to NASA in Houston. The reason for its location in the capsule is unknown.

NASA transferred this to NASM in 1977

Transferred from NASA, Manned Spacecraft Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Dial

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Hygiene & Waste Management

Materials
Soap, paper, plastic
Dimensions
Overall: 1 3/8 x 2 1/4in. (3.5 x 5.7cm)

This small bar of soap was found in the Mercury capsule Freedom 7 after it was returned to NASA in Houston. The reason for its location in the capsule is unknown.

NASA transferred this to NASM in 1977

Transferred from NASA, Manned Spacecraft Center

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Dial

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Hygiene & Waste Management

Materials
Soap, paper, plastic
Dimensions
Overall: 1 3/8 x 2 1/4in. (3.5 x 5.7cm)

ID: A19771212000