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Black Draught Tablets

Black Draught Tablets

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: a pleasant laxative
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
Date made
1943-1963
maker
Chattanooga Medicine Company
associated place
United States: Louisiana, Saint Martinville
Physical Description
cardboard (box material)
plastic (wrapper material)
Measurements
overall: 5.5 cm x 3.8 cm x 1.2 cm; 2 3/16 in x 1 1/2 in x 1/2 in
overall: 1 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in x 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 5.3975 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
1985.0475.378
catalog number
1985.0475.378
accession number
1985.0475
Credit Line
The Fournet Drugstore Collection
subject
Laxatives
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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