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Object ID 003963

Object Name Benzoinol inhaler

Object Desc Silver metal inhaler container with spout and handle.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003954

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source From Robert Chudnow's collection

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 19

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords medical,inhaler,Benzoinol MFG. Co.,

Title Benzoinol inhaler

Description Metallic silver inhaler. Has a spout for the medicine to go through. Also has a handle. Stamped underneath the spout with information about the company, the product useage, and where the company is located.


Approx Collection Date

Height 9

Length 0

Width 0

Depth 0

Diameter 3.5

Circumference 11

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Height includes the spout.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Benzoinol MFG. Co.

Maker Details Located in New York.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3954



Date FEB 6,2016

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes Dark brown/black discoloration along most of the body and spout. Brown spots on the spout as well.


Date FEB 10,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 22 from Room 9 - automatic entry by admin

Date APR 27,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 19 from Room 9, Shelf 22 - automatic entry by admin