Ancestral Oil

Ancestral Oil

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Usage conditions apply
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
External: cuts, burns, bruises, chilblains, frost bites, piles, chapped hands, rheumatism, hay fever, lumbago, ear ache
Internal: coughs, colds, asthma, kidney affections, croup, whooping cough, influenza
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Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
after 1922
Ancestral Medicine Co.
place made
United States: Kansas, Osawatomie
Physical Description
paper (container material)
overall: 9 3/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 1/16 in; 24.765 cm x 9.2075 cm x.15875 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
Rheumatism & Arthritis Drugs
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Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
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Balm of America
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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