McKesson's Camphor Ice

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer, or as found in contemporary medical literature, are:
For the relief of the discomfort of chapped hands and lips
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
date made
ca 1960
maker
McKesson and Robbins
Physical Description
metal (container material)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 9.2 cm x 2.5 cm; 3 5/8 in x 31/32 in
overall: 3 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 2.8575 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1985.0475.384
catalog number
1985.0475.384
accession number
1985.0475
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Health & Medicine
Botanical Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Botanical Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
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