B & B Corrosive Sublimate Gauze, 1 Yard, 1:1000

Date Made: ca 1910

Collection: Reid DrugstoreMaker: Bauer & Black

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, Chicago

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Credit Line: Gift of Blanche E. Reid

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0351.292Accession Number: 1984.0351Catalog Number: 1984.0351.292

Object Name: gauze, moist, antiseptic, corrosive sublimateObject Type: bandages

Physical Description: glass (packaging material)paper (packaging material)cotton gauze (product material)corrosive sublimate (mercury bichloride) (product active ingredients)Measurements: overall: 4 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 10.16 cm x 6.6675 cm x 6.6675 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-7185-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_737989

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