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Azomis Toilet and Nursery Powder
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Details

Object ID 002864

Object Name Azomis Toilet and Nursery Powder

Object Desc Blue and white striped tin of Azomis toilet and nursery powder by Sharp & Dohme.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003395

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Second Floor Bathroom

Object Date

Start Year Range 1908

End Year Range 1953

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords baby powder,talcum powder,Azomis brand,Sharp & Dohme,


Title Azomis Toilet and Nursery Powder

Description Blue and white striped tin of Azomis toilet and nursery powder by Sharp & Dohme, Philadelphia, Baltimore.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 5.75

Length 1.75

Width 1.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Sharp & Dohme

Maker Details The firm was established in 1860. The company merged with H. K. Mulford & Co. in 1929, keeping the name, and then merged with Merck & Co. in May 1953 (ending the Sharp & Dohme name). Azomis was first trademarked in 1908.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3395

Description

Conditions

Date JAN 15,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Kayla Sutherland

Notes Top is scratched, some signs of surface wear. Lid and base are oxidized. Some powder leaking from seams of top.


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