Box with Tin

Object Number: 
2002.1.704
Date: 
1910-1940
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
Box: 3 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1 in.; Tin: 1 1/2 x 7/8 in. oval
Description: 
This blue and white box holds a tin of tooth powder. It reads "Phillips'/ Milk of Magnesia/ Toothpowder/ The Chas. H. Phillips Co. Division /of Sterling Drugs Inc./ New York, N.Y." The cream colored 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