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Object ID 003925

Object Name Listerine container

Object Desc Circular glass container with labels on two sides that once contained Listerine.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003930

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 Listerine,oral care,mouthwash,bottles,Lambert Pharmacal Co.,

Title Listerine container

Description Circular glass container with cork. Two labels, one torn. Raised lettering in the glass, Listerine and Lambert Pharmacal Company. The back label has a brief description of the uses of Listerine.


Approx Collection Date

Height 8

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 2.75

Circumference 9

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Lambert Pharmacal Company

Maker Details First developed in 1879. Located in St. Louis, Mo. Was originally marketed as a germicide and surgical antiseptic.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3930



Date DEC 5,2015

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes The labels are taped on and discolored in some spots. There is a black discoloration at the bottom of the glass container. Cork discolored.


Date DEC 5,2015

Summary Status change

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

Date DEC 5,2015

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Room 9, Shelf 24 - automatic entry by admin