King's Puremalt

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
A food tonic; for indigestion and loss of appetite; to assist stomach to retain and digest food; enriches the blood and strengthens the system
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1908-1918
maker
King's Pure Malt Department
Physical Description
malt (drug active ingredients)
alcohol 6% (drug active ingredients)
hydrophosphates of iron and lime (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 8 1/2 in x 3 in; 21.59 cm x 7.62 cm
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
ID Number
MG*M-10767 [dup1]
catalog number
M-10767
accession number
256193
256193
subject
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
Health & Medicine
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
Balm of America
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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