Tiger Balm

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1988
Physical Description
menthol (drug material)
wax and petrolatum (drug material)
camphor (drug material)
cajuput oil (drug material)
blue (packaging color)
white (packaging color)
red (packaging color)
green (packaging color)
gold (packaging color)
yellow (packaging color)
Measurements
average spatial: 3.2 cm x 4.1 cm; 1 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 3.81 cm x 4.1275 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
Singapore
ID Number
1989.0196.032
catalog number
1989.0196.032
accession number
1989.0196
subject
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Kiehl's Inc.
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