Catalogue Number: 3662
Hoya Contact Lens Drain Cover
Category: Spectacles and lenses
Sub-Category: Contact lenses and accessories
Corporation: Hoya Lens
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: c 1990
Time Period: 1940 to 1999
Description Of Item: Flexible white plastic oval mat, 137 mm x 111 mm, with multiple holes imprinted with PROTECT YOUR CONTACT LENSES FROM GOING DOWN THE DRAIN !!, HOYA CONTACT, and New Standard of Quality in Vision Care.
Historical Significance: A promotional item produced to cover the drain of a sink or basin to prevent the loss of contact lenses during handling.
How Acquired: Donated by Robert Kaye
Date Acquired: 26-10- 2017
Location: Archive room. West wall. Unit 6 Drawer 5