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Object ID 003075

Object Name Mistol Nasal Drops

Object Desc A box containing a bottle and pamphlet.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002769a-d

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 4

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Mistol,nasal drops,Stanco Inc.,

Title Mistol Nasal Drops

Description A cardboard box that contains a pamphlet and a bottle of nasal drops. The box features red and black text and an image of a person using the drops. It lists the ingredients, claims, and manufacturer information. One side features a woman using the drops, and on the other a man. The side labels have the directions on one side and claims on the other. The bottle has a screwtopped metal cap with an ornage rubber tip. The bottle is embossed with Mistol on one side and the other has a dual sided label with the same information from the box. The pamphlet contains the same information as the box.


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.25

Length 2.25

Width 0.88

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 1

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Not including the orange stopper. Box: 4x2.5x1.25

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Stanco, Inc.

Maker Details Company from New Jersey. Nothing known past the 1940s.

Maker Mark Stanco, Inc.


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Image Caption CMY2769A-D



Date MAR 7,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Christine Jankowski

Notes Everything is damp. There is no liquid in the bottle, so it may have come from the bottle at one time. Because of that, the box and pamphlet are discolored. The box is warn around the edges. The bottle has been used.


Date AUG 1,2015

Summary Location change

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