Lane's Mustard Ointment

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For croup, sore throat, neuralgia, headache, colds in chest, rheumatism, backache, sprains, chilblains, sore muscles
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1927
Kemp and Lane
Physical Description
oil of mustard (drug active ingredients)
oil of wintergreen (drug active ingredients)
oil of turpentine (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
boric acid (drug active ingredients)
methyl salicylate (drug active ingredients)
box: 2 3/8 in x 2 in x 2 in; 6.0325 cm x 5.08 cm x 5.08 cm
jar: 2 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 4.1275 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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