B & B Corrosive Sublimate Gauze, 1 Yard, 1:1000

B & B Corrosive Sublimate Gauze, 1 Yard, 1:1000

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Object Name
gauze, moist, antiseptic, corrosive sublimate
Object Type
Date made
ca 1910
Reid Drugstore
Bauer & Black
place made
United States: Illinois, Chicago
Physical Description
glass (packaging material)
paper (packaging material)
cotton gauze (product material)
corrosive sublimate (mercury bichloride) (product active ingredients)
overall: 4 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 10.16 cm x 6.6675 cm x 6.6675 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Blanche E. Reid
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Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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