Gold Medal Compound Pills


The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging: To aid in increasing haemoglobin of the blood by supplying iron in case of secondary anemia

Date Made: after 1942

Maker: Virginia Chemical Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Missouri, Saint Louis

Subject: Blood & Liver DrugsTonics, Minerals & Vitamins


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Credit Line: Gift of Mary E. and Joseph F. Melfi, Jr., Tupper's Drug Store, Summerville, South Carolina

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1980.0698.065Accession Number: 1980.0698Catalog Number: 1980.0698.065

Object Name: otc preparationOther Terms: Patent Medicines; Drugs; Non-Liquid

Physical Description: cardboard (container packaging material)iron sulphate (drug active ingredients)myrrh (drug active ingredients)oil of cajuput (drug active ingredients)oil of spearmint (drug active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 8.8 cm x 7.2 cm x 1.5 cm; 3 7/16 in x 2 13/16 in x 9/16 inoverall: 2 7/8 in x 3 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 7.3025 cm x 8.89 cm x 1.5875 cm


Record Id: nmah_715813

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