Cuticura Ointment

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For the skin and scalp. A super creamy emollient. Sanative, soothing, healing.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940
maker
Potter Drug and Chemical Corporation
Measurements
overall: 2.75 cm x 6.5 cm; 1 1/16 in x 2 9/16 in
overall: 1 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 2.8575 cm x 6.35 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
ID Number
MG*293320.1209
catalog number
293320.1209
accession number
293320
subject
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Health & Medicine
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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