Object ID 004064
Object Name Syrup Guaiacol
Object Desc Empty clear glass bottle of Syrup Guaiacol manufactured by Wis. Pharmacal Co. with original packaging.
Collection General Collection
Accession # CMY004052a-b
General Category History
Source Category Found In Collection
Accession Date JAN 1,1991
Location Room 3, Shelf 5
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Status On-Site Collection Storage
Object Keywords syrup guaiacol,Wisconsin Pharmacal Company,medicine,
Title Syrup Guaiacol
Description White packaging with orange and black accents of Syrup Guaiacol modified. Front label includes the Wis. Pharmacal Company logo - handshaking with tall jar like item above it. The left side of the packaging lists the formula and the right side has a gaurantee statement. The backside of the box is empty. All of the top flaps are missing except for one on the right side. Glass bottle inside is clear but some reminents of a dark colored product is dried inside. The bottle has no cap or cork top, the yellow sticker label is complete with minimal fading and discoloration. On the back side of the bottle are measurements embrossed up the sides.
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Place of Origin
Maker Wisconsin Pharmacal Company
Maker Details Founded in 1896 on Water St. in Milwaukee as a pharmacy co-op. retailer. Pharmacal has grown by leaps and bounds and is no longer a pharmacy co-op retailer but the leading manufacturer of brands in the outdoor recreation and safety markets. Today the company distributes products like Coleman, Potable Aqua, and StingEze.
Maker Mark Handshake with tall jar like object above
Date MAR 19,2016
Summary Fair Condition
Assessor Nicole Burdick
Notes Cardboard packaging has minimal fading and discoloration/staining. There is a tear alongside the right hand side. All the top flaps are missing except for one on the right hand side. The glass bottle is free of any scratches and the label is fully intact with minimal fading. The top cap or cork is missing and there is a small amount of product dried inside.