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Object ID 003959

Object Name Red Cross Plaster base

Object Desc Square light brown wooden base with tall back that was used as a display for Red Cross plaster.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003951

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 25

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords Johnson and Johnson,medical,Red Cross plaster,display,

Title Red Cross Plaster base

Description Light brown wooden base with hardened sheet near the bottom with information about the product. Is for the relief of muscular pain and is made by Johnson and Johnson. Red Cross plaster. Two beams go up and hold a prescriptions scroll at the top. Has a hole to support a bowl of some sort for the plaster.


Approx Collection Date

Height 18

Length 9

Width 5.5

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Johnson and Johnson

Maker Details First started creating products in 1886 and was incorperated in 1887. Created by the Johnson brothers-Robert Wood, James Wood, and Edward Mead. The company is divided into three main segments- Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Diagnostics, and Consumer Products

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Image Caption CMY3951



Date JAN 30,2016

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes The paper at the base is creased and has a hole near the bottom of one side.


Date JAN 30,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, shelf 25 from Room 9, Shelf 18 - automatic entry by admin