Porter's Liniment

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A pain-relieving liniment for use in the relief of muscular aches and pains. Effective antiseptic for minor cuts, abrasion. Excellent for athlete's foot.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
after 1956
retailer
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
George H. Rundle Company
Physical Description
cardboard (packaging material)
alcohol, 63% (drug active ingredients)
ether (drug active ingredients)
ammonia (drug active ingredients)
capsicum (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
oil cajeput (drug active ingredients)
cloves (drug active ingredients)
myrrh (drug active ingredients)
galangal (drug active ingredients)
safrol (drug active ingredients)
glass (container material)
Measurements
box: 7 1/4 in x 2 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 18.415 cm x 6.35 cm x 3.81 cm
bottle: 6 3/4 in x 2 3/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 17.145 cm x 6.0325 cm x 3.4925 cm
place made
United States: Ohio, Piqua
ID Number
1985.0460.080
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.080
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Foot Products
Beauty and Health
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
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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