The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Try Mentholatum for Head Colds, After-Shaving, Chapped Skin, Cracked Lips, Sunburn, Burns
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Object Name
otc preparation
Mentholatum Company
Physical Description
metal (container material)
overall: .5 cm x 3.6 cm; 3/16 in x 1 7/16 in
overall: 3/16 in x 1 3/8 in; .47625 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
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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 Jay Dee and Joan Yearous
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