Drexel's Greaseless Wonder Salve

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
For the reilef of itching and discomfort due to externally caused minor skin irritations, burns, cuts and abrasions. Also for treatment of "Athlete's Foot."
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
personal hygiene product
Object Type
Drexel Laboratories
Physical Description
lanolin (drug active ingredients)
oxyquinoline sulphate (drug active ingredients)
benzocaine (drug active ingredients)
urea (drug active ingredients)
nethol (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
eucalyptol (drug active ingredients)
overall: 4.9 cm x 4.2 cm x 4.3 cm; 1 15/16 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 11/16 in
box: 2 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 5.08 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.445 cm
jar: 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Upper Darby, Drexel Hill
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Foot Products
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney Glaser
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