DeWitt's Golden Liniment

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: A liquid counter-irritant. A practical preparation for minor sprains and bruises, superficial cuts, non-venomous insect stings, minor burns and muscular soreness of the limbs, side or back due to exertion or exposure. For Man or Beast. It is a practical preparation that can be used wherever a liniment is to be used. Stockmen will find it of value for use on strained muscles, swelling and superficial bruises of animals. Use it on non-venomous insect bites or stings.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1950
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
spts. turpentine (drug active ingredients)
cayenne pepper (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
oil sassafras (drug active ingredients)
oil wintergreen synthetic (drug active ingredients)
oil white thyme (drug active ingredients)
oil mustard synthetic (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 6 3/8 in x 2 in x 1 in; 16.1925 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cm
bottle: 5 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 13.97 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
1979.0798.053
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.053
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Veterinary Products
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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