Medicine

Object Number: 
2002.1.750
Date: 
1906-1920
Medium: 
Paper, glass, cork
Dimensions: 
4 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 3/4 in.
Description: 
This orange box holds a sample bottle of "Hartshorn's/ Cough Balsam/ Each Fluis Ounce Contains/ Alcohol 3 1/2 Per Cent and Chloroform 10 2/3 Grams.../ Dr. E. Hartshorn & Sons, Boston" with instructions for use. The reverse has instructions in French and the bottle inside has a hand-finished cork lip.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group