Dr. Clifton's Brazolian Oil

Description:

The indications or uses for this product as provided on its packaging:

A liniment. It has a warming influence when applied to the surface of the body for superficial aches and pains.

Date Made: ca 1950

Maker: Clifton Drug Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, Girard

Subject: Rubs, Liniments & OintmentsPain & Neuralgia DrugsRheumatism & Arthritis Drugs

Subject:

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Medicine, Health & Medicine, Balm of America

Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Gift of Mr. James Harvey Young

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1989.0711.13Accession Number: 1989.0711Catalog Number: 1989.0711.13

Object Name: otc preparation

Physical Description: capsicum (drug active ingredients)camphor (drug active ingredients)oil sassafras (drug active ingredients)gasoline (drug active ingredients)nitrobenzene (drug active ingredients)cardboard (packaging material)glass (container material)paper (label material)metal (lid material)Measurements: box: 6 in x 2 in x 1 in; 15.24 cm x 5.08 cm x 2.54 cmbottle: 5 5/8 in x 1 7/8 in x 7/8 in; 14.2875 cm x 4.7625 cm x 2.2225 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-8ad6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_748635

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