Begy's True Mustarine

Begy's True Mustarine

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The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are: For use in place of a mustard plaster or wherever a hot application is indicated as a counter-irritant.
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Object Name
otc preparation
Date made
after 1942
S. C. Wells and Company
Place Made
United States: New York, Le Roy
Physical Description
oleoresin capsicum with turpentine (drug active ingredients)
camphor (drug active ingredients)
menthol (drug active ingredients)
petrolatum (drug active ingredients)
overall: 2.4 cm x 7 cm x 6.5 cm; 15/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 9/16 in
box: 2 5/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 1 in; 6.6675 cm x 6.985 cm x 2.54 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; x 1.905 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Gary P. and Sandra Baden
Rubs, Liniments & Ointments
Respiratory & Asthma Drugs
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Balm of America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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