Prof. Anderson's Dermador

The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A liniment for wounds, sores, bruises, sprains, burns, rheumatic pain, muscular lameness, chilblains, external inflammation etc.
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1923
D. Ransom, Son and Company
Physical Description
spirits of turpentine (drug active ingredients)
sulphuric acid (drug active ingredients)
nitric acid (drug active ingredients)
lime (drug active ingredients)
alcohol 60% (drug active ingredients)
overall: 4 3/8 in x 2 in x 1 in; 11.1125 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Buffalo
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Health & Medicine
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Balm of America
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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