Madam Zadoc Porter Cough Balsam

Date Made: 1875-1899

Maker: Madame Zadoc Porter

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Patent Medicine


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Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.293320.1600Catalog Number: 293320.1600Accession Number: 293320

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: cardboard (box material)glass (overall material)Measurements: box: 5 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 13.97 cm x 5.3975 cm x 3.4925 cmbottle: 4 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 in; 12.065 cm x 4.445 cm x 2.54 cm


Record Id: nmah_1421975

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