Victorian tooth paste pot lid and base - Commans Areca Nut Tooth Paste

Victorian tooth paste pot lid and base - Commans Areca Nut Tooth Paste

This listing is for one antique Victorian tooth paste pot lid and a matched base.


The pot lid is decorated with black transfer with a variety of typographies advertising Commans Areca Tooth Paste:


To be procured of chemists & perfumers through the leading wholesale & shipping house. Be careful to observe the name

Recommended by our first dentists and physicians as the most perfect dentifrice known.

The areca nut tooth paste
Prepared only by Commans

The only preparation that will prevent decay and remove the tartar without injury to the enamel
Commans Bath


The lid does sit a bit too tightly on the matched base, but it displays nicely nonetheless.


Approximate dimensions:

7.4cm diameter (2-7/8")
7cm tall (2-3/4")


This pot is in great antique condition with a tiny nibble to the lid. The base has a crack and a scrape.

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