Medicine bottle

Medicine bottle
Title
Medicine bottle
Date 
1906-1920
Medium 
Glass, paper, rubber
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 3/8 x 7/8 in. ( 16.2 x 2.2 cm )
Description 
Colorless glass medicine bottle blown in a mold with cylindrical neck, rounded shoulder, and long circular body; rubber stopper in narrow mouth; pasted on body, paper label printed in black with inscription beginning "Eau des Carmes déchaussés de la Rue de Vaugirard"; pasted on neck, paper label printed in black, reading "MADE IN FRANCE"; impressed on body, "EAU DES CARMES BOYER 14R TARANNE."
Object Number 
Z.523
Marks 
printed: on label affixed to neck: "MADE IN FRANCE" printed: on label affixed to body: "Eau des Carmes déchaussés de la/Rue de Vaugirard de/Rue Taranne, 14, à Paris/Boyer/Par suite de l'expropriation de la rue Taranne en/l'anneé 1877, l'ancien laboratoire des Carmes a été transféré Rue de l'Abbaye, 6 à Paris" printed: on label affixed to body, above previous label: "THIS PREPARATION CONTAINS ALCOHOL 85 %/This label is in accordance with the Food and Drug/Act U.S.A. 30 June 1906." impressed: on body: "EAU DES CARMES/BOYER 14R TARANNE"
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Creative: Tronvig Group