Kennedy's Salt Rheum Ointment

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Cures salt rheum, scurvy sores, inflammatory piles, erysipelas sores, ulcers on the legs, lichen, frost bites, chilblains, burns and scalds, scald head, sore nipples, nursing sore mouth, ringworms, sore ears, earache, venemous bites, inflamed and sore eyes, chafing and galling on man or beast, and all skin diseases of a hot, itchy or imflammatory nature
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1900
maker
Donald Kennedy
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston, Roxbury
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 7 cm; 3 9/16 in x 2 3/4 in
overall: 3 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in; 8.89 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
MG.293320.1220
catalog number
293320.1220
accession number
293320
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Veterinary Products
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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