Allen's Foot-Ease

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For the relief of tired, burning feet often accompanied by swelling. Relieves excessive foot perspiration and helps prevent foot odors
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
personal hygiene product
Object Type
OTC Preparation
Olmsted, Allen S.
Physical Description
paper (container material)
methyl-parahydroxy benzoate (drug active ingredient)
benzoic acid (drug active ingredient)
boric acid (drug active ingredient)
thymol (drug active ingredient)
bentonite (drug active ingredient)
alum (drug active ingredient)
talc (drug active ingredient)
overall: 1 7/8 in x 3 in x 1 in; 4.7625 cm x 7.62 cm x 2.54 cm
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Alleviating Odor
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feet
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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