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Tr. Benz. Co. apothecary bottle
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Details

Object ID 000326

Object Name Tr. Benz. Co. apothecary bottle

Object Desc Medium-sized brown glass botlle with fluted glass stopper. White paper label with black writing (laminated/sealed)

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000301

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Bay View Pharmacy

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords drug stores,tincture,Tr. Benz. Co.,medicine,antiseptic,apothecary bottles,pharmacy,


Title Tr. Benz. Co. bottle

Description Medium-sized brown glass bottle with fluted glass stopper. Originally held Tinctura Benzoini Compositaa, an antiseptic, was used to treat chapped hands, small wounds and indolent ulcers. This antiseptic also treated bronchitis when mixed with hot water

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 8.25

Length 0

Width 2.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Bottle is 8.25 inches tall and 2 inches wide across the middle. The stopper is 2.5 inches long.

Quantity 1

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Images

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Image Caption CMY301

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 20,2013

Summary Excellent Condition

Assessor Katherine Dickey

Notes Some residue coating inside of bottle. Label in good condition and legible


Events

Date APR 3,2013

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Second Floor Bathroom - automatic entry by admin


Provenance

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