Dentogen H2O2 Peroxide Hydrogen Tooth Powder

Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
oral hygiene product
tooth powder
date made
ca 1908
maker
Brighton Chemical Co.
Physical Description
metal (container material)
Measurements
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
1986.0873.12
accession number
1986.0873
catalog number
1986.0873.12
subject
Dental Products
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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