Dr. Shoop's Green Salve, Sample

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Makes lips and skin like velvet. Also cuts, burns, bruises, chilblains, eczema and all skin diseases.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1920
Dr. Shoop Laboratories
Physical Description
tin (container material)
overall: 1 cm x 2.5 cm; 3/8 in x 31/32 in
overall: 1/4 in x 7/8 in; .635 cm x 2.2225 cm
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Racine
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Health & Medicine
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Balm of America
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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