DeWitt's Compound Iron Tonic Pills

DeWitt's Compound Iron Tonic Pills

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: Increases the reserve stock of iron and tends to improve nutrition. Stomachic tonic, improving the appetite and digestion in vervous dyspepsia
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
Date made
ca 1940
Associated Name
Sherman Pharmacy
maker
E. C. DeWitt and Company
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
cardboard (box material)
glass (bottle material)
paper (label material)
Measurements
overall: 10.2 cm x 4.5 cm x 3.2 cm; 4 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in
box: 1 3/4 in x 4 in x 1 1/4 in x 3/4 in; 4.445 cm x 10.16 cm x 3.175 cm x 1.905 cm
bottle: 3 5/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 9.2075 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
1985.0460.030
accession number
1985.0460
catalog number
1985.0460.030
Credit Line
Gift of Alan & Elaine Levitt
subject
Tonics, Minerals & Vitamins
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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