Dr. Wernet's Powder - for Holding Dental Plates Firmly in Place

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Holds false teeth tight and comfortable. Relieves sore gums. Mildly antiseptic.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
denture adhesive powder
oral hygiene product
Object Type
OTC Preparation
maker
Wernet Dental Manufacturing Co.
Physical Description
metal (container material)
Measurements
overall: 5 3/8 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 3/8 in; 13.6525 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.4925 cm
overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 in; 13.97 cm x 6.35 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: New York, Brooklyn
ID Number
2008.0018.262
catalog number
2008.0018.262
accession number
2008.0018
subject
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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