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Moruphen - Morse

Moruphen - Morse

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
Use - As a dressing for minor burns, superficial cuts, minor skin irritations.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
pharmaceutical
ointment, jar
date made
1940s
maker
Morse Laboratories
place made
United States: New York, New York City
Physical Description
cod liver oil (drug active ingredients)
bismuth (drug active ingredients)
benzocaine (drug active ingredients)
allantoin (drug active ingredients)
sulfathiazole (drug active ingredients)
irradiated mineral oil derivatives (drug active ingredients)
milk glass (container material)
Measurements
overall: 17 cm x 10 cm; 6 11/16 in x 3 15/16 in
ID Number
1981.0589.001
accession number
1981.0589
catalog number
1981.0589.001
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Aaron Morse, Kiehl's Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Health
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Skin
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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