McKesson's Theatrical Cold Cream

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.
Currently not on view
Object Name
cold cream
date made
before 1967
McKesson and Robbins
Physical Description
glass (container material)
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
catalog number
nonaccession number
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & 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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