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Lotion tube/box

Object Number: 
2002.1.1590
Date: 
1911
Medium: 
Paper, metal
Dimensions: 
2 3/4 x 3/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
This small white box is printed in blue and red and contains a metal tube of skin cream. It reads on the front "Daggett and Ramsdell's/ Perfect Cold Cream/ Made Only By Daggett and Ramsdell Chemists/ D & R Building/ 314 W. 14th. St. N.Y./ Free Sample". The sides list benefits and uses and the back has a price list for various size tubes and jars of the product. This item also includes the original paper booklet and advertising inserts from box. See also 2002.1.1589
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group