Mitchell's Original Kidney Plasters

Mitchell's Original Kidney Plasters

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The inscription on the cover of this box reads “MITCHELL’S ORIGINAL KIDNEY PLASTERS” and “PIONEER NOVELTY PLASTER WORKS.” George E. Mitchell established the firm in 1864.
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Object Name
plasters, kidney
display box, pharmacy
Novelty Plaster Works
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Lowell
overall: 2 3/4 in x 13 3/4 in x 9 1/2 in; 6.985 cm x 34.925 cm x 24.13 cm
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
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National Museum of American History
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