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Object ID 002993

Object Name Sagola Tonic

Object Desc Box containing bottle of Sagola tonic, cardboard packing insert, paper instruction insert, and sample of Sagola tablets.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002693a-e

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General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Sagola,tonic,bottle,medicine,

Title Sagola Tonic

Description Cardboard box (2693a) containing corrugated cardboard insert (2693b), blue glass bottle of tonic (2693c), paper instruction book (2693d), and small envelope containing a sample of Sagola laxative tablets (2693e). Bottle has a blue and orange paper label on front. Reads "Sagola, the Modern Tonic." Distributed by the Sagola Company of Columbus, Ohio.


Approx Collection Date

Height 9.75

Length 3.25

Width 0

Depth 2

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Dimension Details Above measurements are for the box. Bottle measures 8.5" tall, 9" around.

Quantity 1



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Image Caption CMY2693a-e



Date FEB 19,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Molly Hannan

Notes Box is very damaged and has been repaired with tape. Entire top flap is missing. Label on bottle has been taped onto glass. Paper inserts are discolored and wrinkled.


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