Box with tin

Object Number: 
2002.1.699
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
Box: 2 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 in.; Tin: 2 3/4 x 1 in. diameter
Description: 
This small green box held tooth powder. It reads "Calox/ The Oxygen/ Tooth Powder/ U.S. Patents Granted May 17, 1904-October 17, 1905/ McKesson & Robbins/ New York". The top and bottom have pictures of Niagara Falls. The tiny tin inside reads the same as the box.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group