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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: Laxative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1906-1908
maker
Dr. D. Bayer
Lehn and Fink
Physical Description
cardboard box (overall packaging material)
dihydroxyphtalophenone (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 4.8 cm x 3.8 cm x 1.2 cm; 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/2 in
overall: 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm x 1.27 cm
Place Made
Magyarország: Budapest, Budapest
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
1980.0698.009
accession number
1980.0698
catalog number
1980.0698.009
subject
Laxatives
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 Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina
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