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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: discourages thumb sucking and nail biting
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
Patent Medicines; Drugs; Liquid
maker
Purepac Company
place made
United States: New York
Physical Description
alcohol (drug active ingredients)
oleo resin capsicum (drug active ingredients)
aloe (drug active ingredients)
benzoin (drug active ingredients)
storax (drug active ingredients)
tolu balsam (drug active ingredients)
soluble pyroxylin (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 2 3/8 in x 1 5/8 in x 3/4 in; 6.0325 cm x 4.1275 cm x 1.905 cm
bottle: 2 1/4 in x 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 1.905 cm x 1.905 cm
plastic applicator: 2 in x 5/8 in x 5/8 in; 5.08 cm x 1.5875 cm x 1.5875 cm
ID Number
1981.0170.062
catalog number
1981.0170.062
accession number
1981.0170
Credit Line
Gift of Michael R. Harris
subject
Infant & Children's Products - Pediatrics
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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