Winley Jelly Refill

Winley Jelly Refill

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Object Name
contraceptive, vaginal jelly
Place Made
United States: Tennessee, Memphis
associated place
United States: Louisiana, Saint Martinville
Physical Description
phenylmercuric acetate 0.06% in a glycerin-tragacanth base (drug active ingredients)
plastic; alumium (tube material)
plastic (tube cap material)
metal (nickel plated?) (key material)
cardboard (box material)
paper (booklet material)
overall: 17 cm x 4.7 cm x 4 cm; 6 11/16 in x 1 7/8 in x 1 9/16 in
overall, box: 1 3/4 in x 7 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 17.78 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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