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Object ID 003652

Object Name Parnotis Flesh Reducing Remedy

Object Desc Cardboard container with metal lid and bottom. On the front reads "Use Parnotis for making Flesh Reducing Remedy".

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003272

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Personal Care


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Parnotis,medicine,weight loss,

Title Parnotis Flesh Reducing Remedy

Description Small cardboard container with metal lid and bottom. Appears to never have been opened. On the front says "Use Parnotis for making Flesh Reducing Remedy Made by H.S. Peterson & Co." On one side it says "Parnotis Price 50 cents" and on the back are directions for use and preparation.


Approx Collection Date

Height 3.25

Length 1.25

Width 2.25

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker H.S. Peterson & Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3272



Date SEP 24,2015

Summary Poor

Assessor Julia Kunas

Notes Cardboard part of container is badly stained.Top and bottom are slightly rusted. Container has not been opened.


Date SEP 24,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Hardware Store - automatic entry by admin