Coolpate Forehead Cooler

This home remedy was popular in the early 20th century. “Light as a feather and cool as the coolest spring,” it was billed as being indispensable for “Brainworkers, Students, Sportsmen and Those Vocations That Place Its Workers Under a Mental Stress.”

Supposedly, this product increased blood circulation in the head through heat dissipation and minute vibrations.

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Made in New York
Made of aluminum, cloth, cardboard, and plated metal
1902-1920

 

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