Cinchonae Alkaloidorum Ferri Bismuthi Et Strychninae, 4 Fl.Oz.; Elixir of Cinchona Alkaloids, Iron, Bismuth and Strychnine

Cinchonae Alkaloidorum Ferri Bismuthi Et Strychninae, 4 Fl.Oz.; Elixir of Cinchona Alkaloids, Iron, Bismuth and Strychnine

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Description
One of 41 specimens donated to the museum in 1927 by Sharp & Dohme for an exhibition "telling the story of the collection, marketing, and medicinal use of well-known and extensively used drugs." The curator requested examples of official preparations of iron and potassium, and Sharp & Dohme provided 23 specimens of potassium preparations and 18 specimens of an iron preparations.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Pharmaceutical
Other Terms
Cinchonae Alkaloidorum Ferri Bismuthi Et Strychninae; Pharmaceutical; Pharmaceuticals; Drugs; Liquid
date made
ca 1927
maker
Sharp and Dohme
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Measurements
overall: 5 in x 1 7/8 in; 12.7 cm x 4.7625 cm
ID Number
MG.M-02297
catalog number
M-02297
accession number
99602
Credit Line
Gift of Sharp and Dohme
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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