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Object ID 004004

Object Name Omin Tonic Tablets

Object Desc Small round orange container labled Omin Tonic Tablets, unopened.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY003993

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date 1930

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords tonic,tablets,Omin Products,medicine,

Title Omin Tonic Tablets

Description Small round metal container, faded orange color. Container is slighly rusted with only a few small chips in paint. Seal sticker is attached and unopened but has some small tears it is labled "Contains 125 Tablets / Price $2.00". The lid has a small portrait of a man to the right is the word genuine in cursive and below the label says "Omin Products / E.M. Sekunna". On the front of the container there is a logo stating "Tonic Tablets" with the word "Omin" printed on both the left and right side of a small portrait of a man. Turning the container clockwise there is a label stating the ingredients "Omin Contains / iron peptonate, orchic, sleen and liver glands. Minute doses of thyroid and pituitary glands blended with pleseant tasting oriental aromatics / 141 Sixth Street / Long Island City, N.Y." On the back side of the container is an image of two Omin containers with a pile of pills spilt between them with a small logo above. On the left side of the container are the directions.


Approx Collection Date

Height 2

Length 0

Width 2.5

Depth 2.5

Diameter 2.25

Circumference 7

Weight 0

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Dimension Details

Quantity 1



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Place of Origin

Maker Omin Products

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Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY3993



Date MAR 9,2016

Summary Fair condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Metal container slighly rusted and color has faded. Seal sticker is slighly torn