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Jar

Object Number: 
Z.668
Date: 
1800-1875
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 2 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 9.5 x 5.7 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on cover; "PURIFIED CHARCOAL TOOTH PASTE/ For cleansing the teeth/ and gums and purifying the breath/ PREPARED BY/ X. BAZIN/ PERFUMER/ PHILADELPHIA." printed: paper label on sides; "X. BAZIN NEW YORK"
Description: 
Black transfer-printed white lead-glazed earthenware jar or box with original contents; rectangular box and lid with canted corners and straight sides; printed on cover saw-tooth border, scrolls, and inscription: "PURIFIED CHARCOAL TOOTH PASTE/ For cleansing the teeth/ and gums and purifying the breath/ PREPARED BY/ X. BAZIN/ PERFUMER/ PHILADELPHIA;" paper label around sides; "X.BAZIN NEW YORK."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group