Capsicum Plaster, U.S. P.

Date Made: ca 19351935

Maker: Parke, Davis and Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Michigan, Detroit

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Credit Line: Gift of Parke, Davis and Company; Accession 134667 (1935)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-04072Catalog Number: M-04072Accession Number: 134667

Object Name: Plasterpharmaceutical dosage form, plasterObject Type: plasterOther Terms: Plaster; Dosage Form; Drugs

Physical Description: white (/) reddish brown (overall color)glass (overall material)metal (lid material)capsicum (overall active ingredients)fabric (overall materail)Measurements: overall: 5 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 2 1/8 in; 13.97 cm x 5.3975 cm x 5.3975 cm


Record Id: nmah_728266

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