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Methyl Salicylate bottle
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Details

Object ID 000337

Object Name Methyl Salicylate bottle

Object Desc Transparent brown glass bottle. Cylindrical in shape with a tapered neck. White paper label with black writing--appears to be sealed or laminated.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY000313

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords chemical,Methyl Salicylate,Mallinckrodt Chemical Works,medicine,bottles,


Title Methyl Salicylate bottle

Description Transparent brown glass bottle. Cylindrical in shape with a tapered neck. White paper label with black writing--appears to be sealed or laminated. Manufactured by Mallinckrodt chemical works.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 12.5

Length 0

Width 5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Mallinckrodt chemical works

Maker Details Established as G. Mallinckrodt & Company in 1867 in Saint Louis. Mallinckrodt, the Pharmaceuticals business of Covidien, is a vertically integrated leader in providing products used in diagnostic procedures and in the treatment of pain and related conditions. We are the largest U.S. supplier, by prescription, of opioid pain medications and a leading manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredientsis an organic ester that is naturally produced by many species of plants. Some of the plants which produce it are called wintergreens, hence the common name. This compound is used as a fragrance. Methyl salicylate is used in high concentrations as a rubefacient in deep heating liniments (such as Bengay) to treat joint and muscular painIf used excessively, it can cause stomach and kidney problems.[7] low concentrations as a flavoring agent gum/candy. Saint Louis, Montreal, Philadelphia, New York

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY313

Description

Conditions

Date FEB 20,2013

Summary good

Assessor Katie Wells

Notes small black smudge on bottom left label


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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