Pyramid Ointment

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For minor cuts, bruises, skin abrasions, blotchy pimply skin, external piles, itching of the anus and inflammation of the rectal canal
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1930
maker
Pyramid Drug Company
Physical Description
ext. stramonium (drug active ingredients)
zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)
boric acid (drug active ingredients)
oil eucalyptus (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
overall: 3 cm x 5.6 cm x 5.5 cm; 1 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in x 2 3/16 in
box: 2 1/4 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 5.715 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
tin: 7/8 in x 2 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.08 cm
Place Made
United States: Michigan, Marshall
ID Number
1979.0798.161
accession number
1979.0798
catalog number
1979.0798.161
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Skin & Dermatology Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
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 Gary P. and Sandra Baden
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