Rich's Crystalized Canton Ginger

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For aiding digestion
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1930
E. C. Rich
Physical Description
ginger (drug active ingredients)
metal (container material)
overall: 2.5 cm x 11.6 cm x 6.7 cm; in x 4 9/16 in x 2 5/8 in
overall: 1 in x 4 5/8 in; 2.54 cm x 11.7475 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Botanical Medicine
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Botanical Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard Holstein
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