Renne's Magic Oil

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Colic, cholera morbus, cramps and pain in the stomach, cholera, coughs, colds, croup, sore throat, dyspepsia, diarrhea, fever and ague, kidney difficulty, pleurisy, acid stomach, indigestion, headache, sea sickness, rheumatism, neuralgia, sprains, lameness, sciatica, toothache, earache, catarrh, frost bites
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
before 1877
William Renne
overall: 4 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 12.065 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.2225 cm
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Pittsfield
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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