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Za-Hoy

Za-Hoy

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: This product is offered for the temporary relief of itching and burning piles
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Object Type
Drugs
Date made
After 1944
maker
Angel P. Brown
Measurements
overall: 11.8 cm x 3.7 cm x 2.5 cm; 4 5/8 in x 1 7/16 in x in
box: 4 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in x 1 in; 12.065 cm x 3.81 cm x 2.54 cm
tube: 1 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; 2.54 cm x 10.795 cm x 4.1275 cm
tip: 1 3/4 in x 1/2 in; 4.445 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
1985.0481.128
accession number
1985.0481
catalog number
1985.0481.128
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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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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