Hoff's Malt Extract (Tarrant's)

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A dietic and healing remedy recommended by European physicians for complaints of the chest and stomach; dyspepsia; obstinate cough; hoarseness, etc. and especially constipation; also a pleasant table beverage
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1894-1906
maker
Tarrant and Company
Leopold Hoff
Physical Description
glass (container material)
paper (container material)
cork (container material)
Measurements
overall: 9 1/8 in x 2 1/2 in; 23.1775 cm x 6.35 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
Deutschland: Hamburg, Hamburg
Associated Place
Deutschland
ID Number
MG*M-10766 [dup12]
catalog number
M-10766
accession number
256193
subject
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Laxatives
Health & Medicine
Foreign & Imported Products
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Title
Hoff's Malt Extract
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