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Jar

Object Number: 
2002.1.706
Date: 
1880-1930
Medium: 
Ceramic, paper
Dimensions: 
1 7/8 x 3 in. diameter
Description: 
This small white round ceramic box held tooth paste. It reads in reddish-brown "Odonto,/ Oak Bark Orris Tooth Paste/ For Whitening and Preserving/ the Teeth/ Prepared by Henry A. Choate/ Druggist/ Under Revere House, Boston". A paper label encircles the base with instructions for use.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group