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Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription
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Details

Object ID 003625

Object Name Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription

Object Desc White box with red trim that once contained Dr. Pierce's medicine.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003245

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords medicine,Dr. Pierce's,


Title Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription

Description Yellowing box with red trim. Blue lettering. Has a list of active ingredents. Carton printed in the US.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 3

Length 1.75

Width 1.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Pierce's Proprietaries, INC.

Maker Details Has locations in Buffalo, NY and Fort Erie North, Ont. Was used for women for 'hysteria' and also used for girls during puberty.

Maker Mark

Images

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Image Caption CMY3245

Description

Conditions

Date SEP 17,2015

Summary Fair to good

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Yellowing and discolored. Edges and corners are worn. Tear on bottom lid.


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