Gingermints

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For headache, seasickness, heartburn, flatulence, disordered stomach, sore throat
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1920
maker
Enterprise Pharmacy
place made
United States: Rhode Island, Providence
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (lid material)
paper (label material)
ginger (drug active ingredient)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 4.2 cm x 1.8 cm; 2 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 11/16 in
overall: 2 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 6.985 cm x 4.445 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
1984.0782.067
accession number
1984.0782
catalog number
1984.0782.067
Credit Line
Gift of Mario Cassinelli, Jr.
subject
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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