Tooth Powder


Glass jar with paper label that reads in part “TOOTH POWDER / Prepared and Sold by GEO. FRESHELL / APOTHECARY, No. 3526 Haverford Ave., Phila.” Freshell sold his Philadelphia store in 1900, in order to focus his attention on his store in Wyncote.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

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 Schieffelin & Company

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-00708

Object Name: oral hygiene producttooth powderOther Terms: Oral Hygiene; Drugs; Non-Liquid

Measurements: overall: 4 in x 1 5/8 in; 10.16 cm x 4.1275 cm


Record Id: nmah_731721

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