Object ID 004024
Object Name Dr. Hobson's Nerve and Bone Liniment
Object Desc Glass jar labeled "Dr. Hobon's Nerve and Bone Liniment" by the Pfeiffer Chemical Company with original cardboard packaging.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004011
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
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Status On Exhibit
Object Keywords liniment,Dr. Hobson's,Pfeiffer Chemical Company,medicine,
Title Dr. Hobson's Nerve and Bone Liniment
Description Nerve and Bone Liniment in glass bottle with corked top. Front label is white and reads "Dr. Hobson's / Nerve and Bone / Liniment / Pfeiffer / Chemical Company / Offices / New York St. Louis / Revision 1924" Dark liquid almost completely fills bottle. Bottle has lettering in glass "Pfeiffer Chemical Co / New York / St. Louis.
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Dimension Details Cardboard packaging: Height: 6.75 Width: 2.00 Depth: 1.25
Place of Origin
Maker Pfeiffer Chemical Company
Maker Details Company was founded in 1901 by Henry Pfeiffer manufacturing pharmaceuticals. In 1908 , he aquired William R. Warner Co., under Pfeiffer's leadership William R. Warner became a leading drug company. Henry Pfeiffer dies in April of 1939.
Date MAR 11,2016
Summary Good Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes Item is in good condition, glass has no scratches and cork top is whole and secure. Front label has no damage and is not stained. Liquid inside is dark and almost completely fills bottle.