Medicine bottle and packaging

Object Number: 
2002.1.2494
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Paper, glass, cork
Dimensions: 
3 x 1 x 1 in.
Description: 
This white box holds a bottle tablets. The box and bottle label read "De Witt's Laxative Cold Tablets/ 25cts. Good For Coughs Too 25 Cts./ Prepared by E.C. Dewitt & Co. Inc. Chicago-New York" with a list of ingrdients and directions for use. The cylindrical bottle is clear glass with a machine-finished cork lip and the original paper advertising insert is still in the box.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group