Rush's Pills

Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:
Purgative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
1866-1907
maker
A. H. Flanders, M.D.
Measurements
overall: 2 cm x 5.3 cm x 2.7 cm; 13/16 in x 2 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in
overall: 7/8 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 5.3975 cm x 2.8575 cm
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
MG*M-10413.53
catalog number
M-10413.06
accession number
246707
subject
Laxatives
Health & Medicine
Balm of America
G.E. Damon Collection
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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