Jar

Jar
Title
Jar
Date 
1880-1930
Medium 
Ceramic
Dimensions 
1 5/8 x 2 3/4 in.
Description 
This small cream-colored square ceramic box held tooth polish. It has an elaborate frame design in black on the top cover and the words "Formodenta/ An Elegant/ Preparation for Preserving/ & Whitening/ The Teeth/ Purifying & Perfuming The/ Breath/ Prepared by/ Caswell, Mack & Co./ New York & New Port R.I.".
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.432
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group