Tooth Powder

Tooth Powder

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Description
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
Object Name
oral hygiene product
tooth powder
Other Terms
Oral Hygiene; Drugs; Non-Liquid
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 1 5/8 in; 10.16 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
MG.M-00708
Credit Line
Gift of Schieffelin & Company
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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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