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Object ID 004045

Object Name Lan Tox Pine Balsam

Object Desc 8 fl. oz Lan-Tox Pine Balsam with menthol and eucalyptus with original cardboard packaging.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004033a-b

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 3, Shelf 4

Object Date

Start Year Range

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords pine balsam,medicine,Lan Tox,Depree Chemial Company,

Title Lan Tox Pine Balsam

Description 8 fl oz. Lan-Tox Pine Balsam with menthol and eucalyptus in glass bottle with orignially cardboard packaging. The packaging is faded blue and off white in color but all of the labeling and design is still clear and legible. On the front is an image of a nurse between two pillars holding a box of medicine. The labeling reads "Lan - Tox / Pine Balsam / with Menthol and Eucalyptus / Contains 6 1/4% alcohol / The De Pree Chemical Co." On the right side of the packaging is a list of of the ingredients; on the right side the label explains what the medicine does. The back label has the name of the product once again and a guarantee statement. There is a empty clear glass bottle inside, with blue front and back labels. The labels are faded and slighty stained but there are no tears. On one side the label states the brand and product name along with directions for use for both adults and children. On the other is a list of ingredients. There is a full cork top with a sticker.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7

Length 0

Width 3.25

Depth 2.25

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

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Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker The De Pree Chemical Co.

Maker Details

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY4033a-b



Date MAR 16,2016

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Cardboard packaging is worn and faded, there is also some tearing at top. Top of packaging has been taped. Bottle inside is in good condition, clean and free of scratches. The bottle's sticker labels are also in good condition - no tears - with minimal staining. Cork top with sticker is intact and in good condition.


Date MAR 16,2016

Summary Status change

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

Date MAR 16,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 5 from Bay View Pharmacy - automatic entry by admin

Date MAR 18,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 3, Shelf 4 from Room 3, Shelf 5 - automatic entry by admin