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Merican Salve

Merican Salve

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For the relief of sores and ulcers, fever sores, salt rheumi, cuts and bruises. Also very useful for muscular rhuematism, lumbago, neuralgia, sprains, strains, and chronic muscular pain. Also has veterinary uses.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Measurements
box: 2 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 1 in; 6.0325 cm x 6.6675 cm x 2.54 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 5.3975 cm
ID Number
2002.0137.057
accession number
2002.0137
catalog number
2002.0137.057
Credit Line
Gift of Nathan Singer
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Veterinary Products
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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