Menstrual Sponge

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Object Name
sponge, menstrual
feminine hygiene product
Physical Description
sponge (product material)
overall: 8 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in x 2 7/8 in; 22.225 cm x 13.97 cm x 7.3025 cm
place made
United States: Louisiana, New Orleans
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Sanger Center
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