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Medicated Merit Powder
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Details

Object ID 003078

Object Name Medicated Merit Powder

Object Desc A tin canister of powder.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002771

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 3, Shelf 4

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords powders,tins,Meritt Chemical Co.,


Title Medicated Meritt Powder

Description A white, blue, and silver canister with the image of a trophy on the front. The front lists active ingredients, and the Good Housekeeping seal of approval. The back of the tin lists manufacturer information, claims, and directions.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 4.75

Length 3

Width 1

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 2

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Meritt Chemical Co., Inc.

Maker Details Distributed multiple foot powders through Greensboro, North Carolina.

Maker Mark Meritt Chemical Co., Inc.

Images

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Image Caption CMY2771

Description

Conditions

Date MAR 7,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes The tin has tarnished at the top and bottom, and a little bit on the body of the canister. Some smudges on the back.


Events

Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 4 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

Notes