Medicine

Object Number: 
2002.1.2492
Date: 
1930-1960
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
2 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 1/8 in.
Description: 
This white paper envelope is printed on the front with a blue border and reads in blue "Farmacia "El Cristol" del Ldo, Tomas Martinez/ Fenacetina/ Neptuno 91, esquina a Manrique.-Habana". Fenacetina, or phenacetin in English, is an analgesic related to acetominophen, known by the brand name Tylenol.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group