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Homenta Shipping Crate

Homenta Shipping Crate

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Description (Brief)
This Homenta shipping crate side was used by the New York Drug Concern of New York City during the early 20th century. Homenta was a mixture of water, menthol, thymol, ammonia, sugar, water, and alcohol that the New York Concern advertised as a remedy for catarrh (mucus) and colds.
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Object Name
crate label
referenced business
New York Drug Concern
Place Made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
ink (crate label material)
wood (substrate material)
crate label: 6 in x 13 1/4 in; 15.24 cm x 33.655 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
L.E. Leininger
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Crate Labels
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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