Dill's Salve

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the relief of minor burns or wounds, chapped or cracked skin, insect stings, small cuts or scratches.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
date made
ca 1940
maker
Dill Company
Physical Description
carbolic acid 1.3 grs. per oz. (drug active ingredients)
chlorothymol (drug active ingredients)
artificial color (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x 7 cm; 13/16 in x 2 3/4 in
overall: 7/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 6.985 cm
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Norristown
ID Number
1979.0798.154
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.154
subject
Health & Medicine
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Balm of America
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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