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Box with tin

Object Number: 
2002.1.2304
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
Box: 3 x 1 1/2 x 1 in.; Tin: 2 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in. oval
Description: 
This cream colored and blue tin holds denture adhesive powder and is still in its original box with the original paper instruction and advertising insert. The box and tin read "Fasteeth/ Alkaline Denture Powder/ Clark-Cleveland Inc./ Binghamton, N.Y." with the tin marked "Dentist's Trial Size". The paper insert has ads, directions and a photograph of the Fasteeth factory building.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group