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Object ID 004030

Object Name Bronchi - Lyptus for Coughs

Object Desc Bonchi- lyptus for coughs cardboard packaging for 5 fl. oz. with product inside. Eucalyptus Products manufactured by Bronchi-Lyptus laboratory.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004018

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date 1927

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords medicine,eucalyptus,syrup,Bronchi- Lyptus Laboratory,

Title Bronchi - Lyptus for Coughs

Description 5 fl oz cardboad packaging for Bronchi-Lyptus for coughs by Bronchi-Lyptus Laboratory. Packaging is off white / beige in color due to aging. Has some brown staining on each side of packaging. The front label is printed in dark blue saying "Eucalyptus Products / Bronchi - Lyptus for coughs / Contains / Oil Eucalyptus / Pure Glycerine / Syrups / Manufactured only by / Bronchi-Lyptus /Laboratory" Top flap of cardboard packaing is present but unattached. Label on left side of box reads " For coughs, cholds, hoarsness, throat irritation" Right side of packaging is labeled "Clergymen, singers, and public speakers" On the backside of the packaging the label is in spanish with doseage directions and statement about the product similarly to the left side label.


Approx Collection Date

Height 6

Length 0

Width 2

Depth 2

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Bronchi-Lyptus Laboratory

Maker Details Company founded in the early 20th century (around 1912-1914) located in Los Angeles, CA. The company still exists today, their mission " to deliver a robust non-prescription cough medicine that temporarily helps to soothe irritations due to coughing."

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Image Caption CMY4018



Date MAR 12,2016

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Item is in fair condition, has considerable wear and discoloration on packaging. The top flap of the package is present but unattached. There is sligh tearing on top edges of packaging and wear on corners and edging throughout.