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

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)