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Prof Anderson's Dermador

Prof Anderson's Dermador

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For muscular soreness, monor external injures and in minor cases of cuts, bruises, sprains, sunburn, insect bites, frost bites
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1939
maker
D. Ransom, Son & Co.
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
Physical Description
cardboard box; glass (overall material)
alcohol 60%; calcium nitrate; calcium sulphate; distilled water (drug active ingredients)
Measurements
box: 5 5/8 in x 2 1/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 14.2875 cm x 5.23875 cm x 3.175 cm
bottle: 5 1/2 in x 2 in x 1 1/4 in; 13.97 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
1978.0235.314
accession number
1978.0235
catalog number
1978.0235.314
subject
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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