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Details

Object ID 004061

Object Name Dickinson's Witch Hazel

Object Desc 8 fl oz. embrossed designed bottle of Dickinson's Double Distilled Witch Hazel. Bottle has both front and back labels attached and bottle is 3/4 full with salmon/pink liquid.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004049

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Medical

Source

Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991

Credit/Acknowledgement

Location Room 3, Shelf 5

Object Date

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Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords witch hazel,Dickinson's,Valentine Laboratories,medicine,


Title Dickinson's Witch Hazel

Description A glass bottle with rounded corners and all over embrossed geometric design. Glass is 3/4 full with a salmon/pink colored liquid. The front label is white and black and has a large red circle with the products brand and name in the middle. The front label is torn at the top and taped on the top and bottom. The back label is fully intact but has some small tears, at the top there is a small red circle with a witch's silhouette riding a broom stick. The rest of the label has directions for different uses. The black metal lid is ribbed around the sides.

Collector

Approx Collection Date

Height 6.25

Length 0

Width 2.5

Depth 2.5

Diameter 0

Circumference 7.5

Weight 0

Unit of Measure

Dimension Details Bottle is octagon shape

Quantity 1

Material

Site

Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker Dickinson's

Maker Details Dickinson Brands is the world’s leading distributor and marketer of witch hazel based products for skin and personal care. In 1997, Dickinson Brands brought together the two heritage hallmarks of Dickinson’s and T.N. Dickinson’s which were established in the early 1800’s. Today, Dickinson Brands continues to expand on this foundation by bringing to market high quality, value-added products that capitalize on the natural healing properties of witch hazel.

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Conditions

Date MAR 19,2016

Summary Fair Condition

Assessor Nicole Burdick

Notes Glass bottle itself is in good condition, it is clear and clean - free of any scratches or chips. The front label is faded, stained, and torn toward the top and is kept on by two strips of tape placed at the top and bottom of the label. The back label is intact but is worn around the edges and has a few small areas where the color or text has been ripped off. The black metal lid is free of any rust, scratches, or dents.


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