Colgate's Ribbon Dental Cream

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
The delicious flavor of this safe and efficient dentrifice makes it easy to form the important habit of brushing the teeth twice-a-day. The dentist should be visited twice- a -year.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
oral hygiene product
toothpaste
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
1908-1910
copyright date (on package)
1906
product launch date (Colgate Ribbon Dental Cream)
1896
maker
Colgate and Company
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in x 3/4 in; 7.62 cm x 1.905 cm
overall: 7/8 in x 3 in x 3/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 7.62 cm x 1.905 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
2008.0018.257
accession number
2008.0018
catalog number
2008.0018.257
subject
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
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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
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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