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Flagg's Instant Relief

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001140
Description
Rectangular green glass bottle; three recessed panels and one flat side with paper label; cork stopper on opening of bottle.
Accession Number
996001140
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular green glass bottle; three recessed panels and one flat side with paper label; cork stopper on opening of bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich USA in Oct.1993.
Maker
E. W. Flagg
Site Made (City)
Chicago
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: green
paper: cream; black
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Flagg's // Instant // Relief // sure Cure for // Cholera, // prepared only by // E. H. Flagg // Chicago, Ill.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.6 cm. x Width: 5.8 cm. x Depth: 3.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
A lot of medicine is covering cork and opening and it has hardened and discoloured badly; label is very badly discoloured and degraded; a lot of surface dirt accumulated on exterior of bottle above label
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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