DDD Prescription

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A remedial agent for the relief of itching caused by irritations of the skin and scalp
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
1940s-1960s
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
Campana Corporation
Physical Description
cardboard (container material)
glass (container material)
plastic (container material)
alcohol, 31% (drug active ingredients)
chloral hydrate (drug active ingredients)
thymol (drug active ingredients)
carbolic acid (drug active ingredients)
methyl salicylate (drug active ingredients)
glycerine (drug active ingredients)
salicylic acid (drug active ingredients)
paper (container material)
Measurements
box: 4 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 12.3825 cm x 5.3975 cm x 4.1275 cm
bottle: 4 5/8 in x 2 in x 1 3/8 in; 11.7475 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: Illinois, Batavia
ID Number
1985.0460.028
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.028
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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Balm of America
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
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