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Object ID 003358

Object Name Nazeptic Wool

Object Desc Nazeptic Wool is cotton/wool that is supposted to go into one's nose to help block anything 'bad' from entering through the nasal pasages.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY002995a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date 1920s

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords medical,nazeptic wool,nose,Sharp and Dohme,

Title Nazeptic Wool

Description Naseptic Wool is used for respiratory issues. Brown cardboard with navy blue letterin. The maker and brand are outlined in blue and use the cardboard to spell out the letters.


Approx Collection Date

Height 1.5

Length 1

Width 3

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Sharp And Dohme

Maker Details Located in Baltimore. Established 1860. Dohme was well known in pharmacy and chemical circles. Between 1935--52, the company became involved with research. Merged with Merck and Co. in 1953.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY2995a-c



Date MAY 24,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Contents still in container-might be outdated/old/not safe for use now. Stains on top of container. The edges and corners are wrinkled and creased.


Date MAY 24,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date MAY 24,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from On-Site Storage - automatic entry by admin