British Troop Oil Liniment

British Troop Oil Liniment

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For Burns, scalds, wounds, and open sores. Sprains, bruises, contracted cords, stings of insects, rheumatic pains, neuralgia, lame back, stiff neck, and pains and aches. Chilblains, frost bites, coughs, colds, ordinary sore throat, bronchitis. Equally good for man or beast.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
OTC Preparation
date made
ca 1900
maker
T. Milburn Co., Limited
place made
Canada: Ontarian, Toronto
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
box: 6 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 16.51 cm x 4.445 cm x 4.445 cm
bottle: 6 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
2008.0018.225
accession number
2008.0018
catalog number
2008.0018.225
Credit Line
Gift of Richard W. Pollay
subject
Catarrh, Cough & Cold Drugs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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