Dentogen H2O2 Peroxide Hydrogen Tooth Powder

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Dentogen is essentially and specifically a remedy in PYORRHEA an all allied affections about the roots of the teeth.
... the Ideal Mouth Treatment. Reomoves Deposits from the Teeth, Renders them Clean & White. Hardens and Strenghtens the Gums, Relieves all Sensitiveness and Prevents Decay. Produces a Satisfactory Sense of Freshness and Purity, and a Hygienic Treatment of the Mouth.
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Object Name
oral hygiene product
tooth powder
date made
ca 1908
Brighton Chemical Co.
Physical Description
metal (container material)
overall: 9.2 cm x 4.2 cm; 3 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in
overall: 3 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 9.525 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Dental Products
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
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Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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