Bacon's Celery King


The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:

A laxative tea. For the relief of the various symptoms due to constipation, or faulty intestinal elimination.

Date Made: ca 1920

Retailer: Sherman PharmacyMaker: S. C. Wells and Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, Le RoyCanada: Ontarian, Toronto

Subject: Laxatives


See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Balm of America, Sherman Pharmacy, Sherman, New York


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0460.008Accession Number: 1985.0460Catalog Number: 1985.0460.008

Object Name: otc preparationObject Type: Drugs

Physical Description: senna (drug active ingredients)licorice (drug active ingredients)mandrake (drug active ingredients)elecampane (drug active ingredients)triticum (drug active ingredients)sage (drug active ingredients)uva ursi (drug active ingredients)celery (drug active ingredients)fennel (drug active ingredients)coriander (drug active ingredients)cardboard (container material)Measurements: overall: 2 1/2 in x 3 3/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 6.35 cm x 9.525 cm x 3.4925 cm


Record Id: nmah_209212

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