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Object ID 003073

Object Name Tjing Lang Yu Essential Balm Sample

Object Desc A small, circular sample tin of Essential Balm

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002767a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords tins,samples,balms,

Title Tjing Lang Yu Essential Balm Sample

Description A small red circular tin with the image of the Temple of Heaven on the top. Chinese characters surround the image, along with a yellow ring. The bottom has more characters and "essential balm" in the center, also surrounded by a yellow ring. Balm is still inside.


Approx Collection Date

Height 0.34

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 1

Circumference 3.14

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Tjing Lang Yu

Maker Details Cannot find any information about the company. Still sold today.

Maker Mark Tjing Lang Yu and Temple of heaven logo


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Image Caption CMY2767A-B



Date MAR 7,2015

Summary Good

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes Slight wear on tin. Balm still inside.


Date MAR 7,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date MAR 7,2015

Summary Location change

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