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LIQ ANODIN MINERAL H

LIQ ANODIN MINERAL H

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Description
This blown and molded bottle has a Baroque-style blue and yellow cartouche with red and black lettering. The baked enamel label reads LIQ ANODIN MINERAL H. The bottle would have contained anodynum minerale, a mixture of an anodyne in mineral water. Anodynes were used as analgesics.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 cm x 7.8 cm x 7.5 cm; 5 1/8 in x 3 1/16 in x 2 15/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0265
catalog number
M-05414
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 123
catalog number
1991.0664.0265
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
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European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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