- An inscription on this spatula reads “WITH COMPLIMENTS OF / CHICHESTER CHEMICAL CO. / PHILADELPHIA / CHI-CHES-TER / FOR A GOOD MIXER.” The firm, which was in business by 1884, was known for its Diamond Brand Pills, widely advertised and known as an abortifacient.
- Currently not on view
- Object Name
- Physical Description
- metal (overall material)
- overall: 5/8 in x 6 3/4 in; x 1.5875 cm x 17.145 cm
- ID Number
- catalog number
- accession number
- Credit Line
- J. Stanley Falck
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- Medicine and Science: Medicine
- Data Source
- National Museum of American History
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