Pilgrim Oil

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
This is a certain and immediate remedy for fresh wounds, cuts, sprains, bruises, it allays pain, subdues inflammation, destroys the odor of foul sores and ulcers, it is perfectly safe to apply it to the severest wounds, chapped hands, bites of animals and insects, without giving the least pain, and can be used for man or beast.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1900
maker
John R. Gable
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Ephrata
Measurements
overall: 4 in x 1 3/8 in x 7/8 in; 10.16 cm x 3.4925 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.118
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.118
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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