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Object ID 004044

Object Name Lan Tox Pine Tree Expectorant

Object Desc Lan Tox 6 fl. oz. pine tree expectorant with original cardboard packaging. Box is faded and worn; product has dried and peeled inside bottle.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004032a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Bay View Pharmacy

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords pine tree,expectorant,De Pree Company,medicine,Lan Tox,

Title Lan Tox Pine Tree Expectorant

Description Lan Tox Pine Tree Expectorant cardboard packaging is quite worn and faded. The top flaps are torn and/missing but labeling is clear and readable. The front labeling has a nurse standing between two pillars it reads "Lan - Tox / Pine Tree/ Expectorant / with extract of / cod livers and tar / The De Pree Company" Both the left and right sides of packaging has the Lan-Tox logo and a pine tree below it. On the back is a discription of the prodcut and its uses. Inside the package the glass botlle is protected by a plain cardboard wrap; the glass bottle itself is clear with the remnents of a dark dried product inside. The cork top has been broken in half with one half missing. On the cork top is a sticker with a nurses portrait on it which is also half missing. The front sticker label is intact but faded and some coloring is missing.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 0

Width 3

Depth 2

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker The De Pree Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY4032a-c



Date MAR 16,2016

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Cardboard packaging has considerable fading and wear on edges and corners. The top flap is somewhat torn and has tape on it and the inner right flap is missing. The bottle inside is in good condition and is free from scratches but there is still some dried and peeling product inside. The front label is complete with some fading. The cork top is broken and one half is missing.


Date MAR 16,2016

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On-Site Collection Storage from On Exhibit - automatic entry by admin