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Bottle

Object Number: 
2002.1.701
Date: 
1910-1940
Medium: 
Glass, metal
Dimensions: 
3/4 x 1 1/4 x 2 1/4 in.
Description: 
This tiny clear glass bottle with a blue metal cap holds pink tooth powder. It reads "Koral/ Bicarb-Action/ Tooth Powder/ Sample", on the front with directions for use as a "Dentifrice" and "Mouth Bath" on each side.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group