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Haine's Golden Specific

Haine's Golden Specific

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
A positive cure for the liquor habit, allaying all desire for alcoholic stimulants, quieting and strengthening the nervous system
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
ca 1880
ca 1890
maker
Golden Specific Company
Place Made
United States: Ohio, Cincinnati
Physical Description
cardboard (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4 cm x 10.5 cm x 7.5 cm; 1 9/16 in x 4 1/8 in x 2 15/16 in
overall: 3 in x 4 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 7.62 cm x 10.4775 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
MG.293320.1325
catalog number
293320.1325
accession number
293320
subject
Nerve & Brain Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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Comments

The presence of the battleship proprietary revenue stamps on the item date it to 1898-1901.

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