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Gray's Improved Genuine Ointment

Gray's Improved Genuine Ointment

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Aids in relieving the pain and discomfort of boils, minor skin irritations and abrasions, superficial cuts, burns, sun burns and minor bruises
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
maker
W. F. Gray and Company
place made
United States: Tennessee, Nashville
Physical Description
creosote (drug active ingredients)
oil of turpentine (drug active ingredients)
pine tar (drug active ingredients)
zinc oxide (drug active ingredients)
aluminum oxide (drug active ingredients)
phenol crystals (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 1 3/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 7/8 in; 4.445 cm x 4.1275 cm x 2.2225 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1985.0481.067
catalog number
1987.0481.067
accession number
1985.0481
Credit Line
Gift of Sidney Glaser
subject
First Aid Products & Antiseptics
Pain & Neuralgia Drugs
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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