Colgate's Antiseptic Dental Powder

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
To cleanse and whiten the teeth.
Currently not on view
Object Name
oral hygiene product
tooth powder
Object Type
Personal Hygiene Products
date made
after 1873
product launch date
Colgate and Company
Physical Description
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
overall: 9.6 cm x 4.6 cm; 3 3/4 in x 1 13/16 in
overall: 3 7/8 in x 2 in; 9.8425 cm x 5.08 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Dental Products
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
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
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Casinelli
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