Podophyllin and Henbane Pills

Podophyllin and Henbane Pills

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Object Name
Pharmaceutical
Other Terms
Podophyllin and Henbane Pills; Pharmaceutical; Pharmaceuticals; Drugs; Non-Liquid
date made
ca 1880
maker
Henry Thayer & Company
place made
United States: Massachusetts, Cambridgeport
Physical Description
glass; lead; cork; paper; organic material (podophyllin and henbane) (overall material)
podophyllin, 1 grain (drug active ingredient)
extract, 1 grain (drug active ingredient)
glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 8.255 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
ZZ.RSN81583D41
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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