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Object Name: Jar
Date: 1800-1875
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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 )
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."
Object Number: Z.668
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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"