Dr. Pierce's Lotion Tablets

Dr. Pierce's Lotion Tablets

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Description
The indications or uses for this product as provided by the manufacturer are:
One of these lotion tablets crushed and dissolved in a pint of hot water makes a cleansing lotion or wash
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
otc preparation
Other Terms
?; Patent Medicines; Drugs
date made
ca 1935
collection
Reid Drugstore
maker
World's Dispensary Medical Association
place made
United States: New York, Buffalo
Canada: Ontarian, Fort Erie
Physical Description
powdered zinc sulphate (drug active ingredients)
powdered soda bicarbonate (drug active ingredients)
powdered soda biborate (drug active ingredients)
powdered alum. (drug active ingredients)
cardboard (container material)
metal (container material)
Measurements
box: 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 3/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 6.6675 cm x 1.905 cm
tin: 3/4 in x 2 1/2 in; 1.905 cm x 6.35 cm
ID Number
1984.0351.043
accession number
1984.0351
catalog number
1984.0351.043
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
subject
Women's Health Products
Women's Health
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Health & Medicine
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Cure-alls
Beauty and Hygiene Products: Feminine Care
Beauty and Health
Balm of America
Reid Pharmacy, Clifton, Illinois
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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