Peruvian Bitters

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For dipsomania, chills, fever, and all malarial diseases. A delightful appetizer, giving tone and strength to the stomach. It effectually cures a morbid appetite for stimulants, by restoring the natural tone of the stomach. It attacks excessive love of liquor as it does a fever, and destroys both alike.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1901-1906
maker
Lash's Bitters Company
Place Made
United States: California, San Francisco
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
cinchona rubra (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 3/4 in; 23.1775 cm x 6.985 cm x 6.985 cm
ID Number
MG.293320.1244
accession number
293320
catalog number
293320.1244
subject
Fever & Chill Drugs
Bitters
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Data Source
National Museum of American History

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