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Object ID 002518

Object Name Hamlins Wizard Oil Liniment

Object Desc Hamlin's Wizard Oil Liniment yellow box and glass bottle with liquid still intact.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002248a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range 1890

End Year Range 1940

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Hamlins Wizard Oil Co.,liniment,oil,medicine,

Title Hamlins Wizard Oil Liniment

Description Hamlin's Wizard Oil Liniment yellow box and glass bottle with liquid still intact. Yellow box is printed with text and one picture. Label on box says " Hamlins Wizard Oil Liniment. 65% Alcohol. For external use only. Active ingredients: oil camphor, oil thyme, oil cajeput, oil sassafras, oil fir, gum camphor, turpentine, capsicum, ammonia and alcohol. Hamlins Wizard Oil Co. Chicago USA." Inside bottle is clear glass with black cap and brown liquid. Elected not to open bottle because of liquid. There is a tan label on the glass bottle with text of title, contents, and directions printed on one side.


Approx Collection Date

Height 6.75

Length 2.5

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details The dimension listed are the dimensions of the box. The dimensions of the bottle are: 6.5 x 2 3/8 x 1.25

Quantity 0



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Hamlins Wizard Oil Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2248a-b



Date JUN 18,2014

Summary Good

Assessor SK

Notes The box and bottle are in good condition. The bottle looks almost perfect condition but the box is worn around the edges and the flaps of the lid are worn and bent.


Date JUN 18,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Barber Shop Exhibit - automatic entry by admin