Porter's Pain King Salve

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For cuts, bruises, sores, wounds, burns, boils, piles, felons, lumbago, chapped and cracked skin. Also to relieve cold on the chest, and spasmodic croup. For stock cuts, scratches, collar and saddle galls, bruises, sore teats on cows, caked udder.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
veterinary preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
after 1916
George H. Rundle Company
Physical Description
chloretone, 4 gr to ounce (drug active ingredients)
overall: 1 in x 9 cm; 2.54 cm x 3 9/16 in
overall: 1 1/8 in x 3 1/2 in; 2.8575 cm x 8.89 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Piqua
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
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Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
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