Begy's True Mustarine

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For use in place of a mustard plaster or wherever a hot application is indicated as a counter-irritant.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1942
maker
S. C. Wells and Company
Physical Description
oleoresin capsicum with turpentine (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
petrolatum (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 2.4 cm x 7 cm x 6.5 cm; 15/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in
box: 2 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 in; 6.6675 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.54 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; x 1.905 cm x 6.35 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
ID Number
1979.0798.076
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.076
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Health & Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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