Cook's Chlorate Dentifrice

Date

1867-1870

GUSN

GUSN-17943

Description

Round wooden container for dentifrice. Unfinished wood, removable lid. Paper label affixed to lid top: lithograph of man surrounded by border of brand name. Contains metal casings.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
packaging
wood (plant material)
BOX, DENTAL

Inscription

Adhesive on lid: ""COOK'S CHLORATE/ DENTIFRICE./ FERD MAYER & CO./ Litho./ 96 Fulton St./ N.Y./ PATENTED JANUARY 22 1867.""

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

Maker

Ferd Mayer & Co. (Maker)

Location of Origin

New York, NY, USA

Object Type

Toilet Article

Dimensions

1.125 (H), 2.875 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2077

Places

New York state (United States)