Dental Floss

Dental Floss

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Description
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.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
dental floss
oral hygiene product
maker
Johnson and Johnson
place made
United States: New Jersey, New Brunswick
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1993.0107.201
catalog number
1993.0107.201
accession number
1993.0107
Credit Line
Gift of the Estate of Paul W. Reiser, D.D.S.
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Oral Care
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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