Object ID 004043
Object Name Angier's Emulsion Petroleum
Object Desc Large bottle of Angier's Emulsion petroleum with hypophoshites (lime and soda) in original cardboard packaging.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004031a-c
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Bay View Pharmacy
Object Date 1923
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords petroleum,emulsion,Angier Chemical Company,medicine,
Title Angier's Emulsion Petroleum
Description a] Cardboard packaging is a stained beige color and is quite worn. There are a few small tears in packaging top and tape has been placed around the top opening. The packaging states that the new style package was adopted in 1924 and is labeled "Angier's Emulsion / Petroleum / with hypophosphites / (lime and soda)" followed by directions for usage. Product was produced and prepared by the Angier Chemical Company and originally priced for $1. [b] Inside there is a plain sheet of cardboard that is wrapped around the glass bottle and has been torn. [c] The glass bottle inside is still filled with the product which has seperated. It has a gold cap lid with a metal clasp. There is a sticker label on front of the bottle that is fully intact besides a few small punched out circles.
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Place of Origin
Maker Angier Chemical Co.
Maker Details 1894-1930 - best approx. dates
Date MAR 16,2016
Summary Fair Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes Cardboard packaging is well worn with discoloration and staining. There are also tears toward top of packaging and tape wrapped around the opening. The cardboard wrap protecting the glass bottle is torn in the front. The glass bottle itself is in very good condition with no scratches, tears, or rusting.
Date MAR 16,2016
Summary Location change
Notes Location changed to Bay View Pharmacy from Room 3, Shelf 5 - automatic entry by admin