Dental Floss


Metal cylinder holding dental floss, with “JOHNSON & JOHNSON” inscriptions on each end. The firm was incorporated in 1887 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and promoted the used of antiseptic medical and surgical procedures and products.

Maker: Johnson and Johnson

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New Jersey, New Brunswick

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care, Beauty and Health


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of the Estate of Paul W. Reiser, D.D.S.

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1993.0107.201Catalog Number: 1993.0107.201Accession Number: 1993.0107

Object Name: dental flossoral hygiene product

Measurements: overall: 1 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 3.81 cm


Record Id: nmah_1399050

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