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Object ID 004178

Object Name Absorbine Veterinary Liniment

Object Desc Thin, tall light brown box with black lettering. Also has a dark brown glass container of the treatment inside, along with a green and white booklet.

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY004164a-c

Alternate ID

General Category History

Category Agriculture


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Room 9, Shelf 3

Object Date

Start Year Range

End Year Range

Status On-Site Collection Storage

Object Keywords W.F. Young Co.,veterinary liniment,Absorbine,medicine,

Title Absorbine Veterinary Liniment

Description Light brown box with a dark brown glass container and green and white booklet inside. The box has a lot of black writing, and also has a picture of the hind legs of a horse. 12. fl. oz. Has directions for use on one side of the box, and on the other side is reasonings for why Absorbine is good for the horse. The bottle has a yellow sticker on it. It is also 3/4 full with the liquid. Has directions for use and why it's good for the horse on the label here as well. The green and white booklet is a gude for horse treatments. Is 17 pages.


Approx Collection Date

Height 7.5

Length 2.75

Width 2.75

Depth 0

Diameter 0

Circumference 0

Weight 0

Unit of Measure Inches/ounces

Dimension Details Measured the outside box.

Quantity 1



Site Details

Place of Origin

Maker W.F. Young, Inc.

Maker Details Was established in 1892 in Springfield, Mass. Was invented by Mary Ida and Wilbur F. Young to help better care for their horses after a long day of pulling freight and cargo.

Maker Mark


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Image Caption CMY4164a-c



Date APR 30,2016

Summary Fair

Assessor Rachel Niswander

Notes The box is wornd around the corners. Some noticable creases. There are some sections that have the coloroing taken off. The enclosed booklet is very cdreased and folded, and has a notciable water stain.


Date APR 30,2016

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 9, Shelf 3 from Room 9, Shelf 19 - automatic entry by admin