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Object ID 002964

Object Name Warner Anusol Hemorrhoid Suppositories

Object Desc An empty carboard box Warner-Chilcott anusol hemorrhoid suppositories

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002672a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range 1950

End Year Range 1970

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Warner-Chilcott,suppositories,boxes,medicine,

Title Warner Anusol Hemorrhoid Suppositories

Description A long cardboard box with a matchbox opening. Also has a flap on the top which can open, but is taped down. A taupe and white ox with red designs and black text. Would have held 12 suppositories. Ingredients are listed on the top, and instructions for use are on the inside of the flap."Keep in a cool place" is on two sides of the abox.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.56

Length 4.89

Width 1.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Warner-Chilcott

Maker Details William R. Warner & Co., Inc. was established in 1856 in Philadelphia by William. In 1908 they merged with a St. Louis company, and by the 1950s/1960s the company changed its name to Warner-Chilcott. It's parent company today is Actavis.

Maker Mark Warner-Chilcott


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Image Caption CMY2672A-B



Date FEB 14,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes The box is worn on the edges, inside and out. There is a large dent on the box, which the tape is supporting its shape. Discoloration is mainly on the top of the box. Mold is starting to form on the sides.


Date FEB 19,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3 from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin

Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 4 from Room 3 - automatic entry by admin

Date OCT 1,2015

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin

Date OCT 1,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Room 3, Shelf 4 - automatic entry by admin