Bottle/ medicine

Object Number: 
2002.1.2466
Date: 
1880-1910
Medium: 
Glass
Dimensions: 
5 3/4 x 2 1/8 x 1 3/8 in.
Description: 
This rectangular pale green glass bottle has a hand finished cork lip and is embossed on the front "The Arcanum Extract" and on the sides "J. Winer & Co." and "New York". The back has a partially illegible paper label that reads in part "Directions for Taking The Arcanum Extract./ ...No particular pains need be taken with the diet during the use of this medicine; the food should be light and wholesome; abstain fron animal food if possible, and in all cases from intoxicating drinks...".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group