Renne's Magic Oil

Renne's Magic Oil

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Colic, cholera morbus, cramps and pain in the stomach, cholera, coughs, colds, croup, sore throat, dyspepsia, diarrhea, fever and ague, kidney difficulty, pleurisy, acid stomach, indigestion, headache, sea sickness, rheumatism, neuralgia, sprains, lameness, sciatica, toothache, earache, catarrh, frost bites
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Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Date made
ca 1880
William Renne and Sons
Place Made
United States: Massachusetts, Pittsfield
overall: 5 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 13.0175 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.2225 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Indigestion & Nausea Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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