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Tin

Object Number: 
2002.1.2305
Date: 
1930-1950
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
2 1/4 x 1 3/8 x 3/4 in. oval
Description: 
This cream colored and red tin holds denture adhesive powder. It reads on the front in blue "Wernet's Powder/ For Comfort and Confidence" with the American Dental Association Symbol at the top. The reverse has directions and claims "Holds False Teeth Tight/ Absolutlely Harmless". The side is marked "Free Sample".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group