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Bottle: Rheumatic Syrup 1882

Bottle: Rheumatic Syrup 1882
Bottle: Rheumatic Syrup 1882
Overall: 9 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 2 5/8 in. ( 24.8 x 6.7 x 6.7 cm )
Amber glass medicine bottle blown in a three-part mold with down-tooled collar, rounded shoulder, square body with recessed panels, inscription "RHEUMATIC TRADE MARK SYRUP 1882" and embossed tree on obverse, inscription R. S. Co ROCHESTER.N.Y. on reverse, and base with circular depression.
Credit Line 
Purchased from Elie Nadelman
Object Number 
in relief: on obverse: "RHEUMATIC / TRADE MARK / SYRUP / 1882" in relief: on reverse: "R. S. Co / ROCHESTER.N.Y."
Gallery Label 
This object was once part of the folk art collection of Elie Nadelman (1882-1946), the avant-garde sculptor. From 1924 to 1934, Nadelman's collection was displayed in his Museum of Folk Arts, located in the Riverdale section of the Bronx. The Historical Society purchased Nadelman's entire collection in 1937.
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group