Beef, Iron & Wine

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A nutritious tonic
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Nutritional Products
date made
ca 1960
McKesson and Robbins
Physical Description
glass (container material)
metal (container material)
paper (container material)
beef extract (drug active ingredients)
green ferric ammonium citrate (drug active ingredients)
ethyl alcohol, 19% (drug active ingredients)
sherry wine (drug active ingredients)
overall: 7 1/2 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 19.05 cm x 6.6675 cm x 6.6675 cm
place made
United States: New York, New York
United States: Connecticut, Bridgeport
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney Glaser
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