McKesson's Theatrical Cold Cream

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
THEATRICAL COLD CREAM is a smooth textured high grade cold cream adopted for use by the theatrical profession. For general toilet use as an aid in cleansing and softening the skin.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
cosmetic
cold cream
date made
before 1967
maker
McKesson and Robbins
Physical Description
glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 11.5 cm x 9.4 cm; 4 1/2 in x 3 11/16 in
overall: 4 1/2 in x 3 5/8 in; 11.43 cm x 9.2075 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
ID Number
1988.3089.213
catalog number
1988.3089.213
nonaccession number
1988.3089
subject
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney U. Glaser
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