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Euthymol Tooth Paste

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Dates
1956
circa 1956
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001430 a-b
Description
A foil tube (a) with a threaded plastic cap (b)
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Accession Number
000001430 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Toothpaste
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Description
A foil tube (a) with a threaded plastic cap (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - tube - Size: Length 10.3 cm x Diam. 2.5 cm
b - cap - Size: Depth 0.6 cm x Diam. 2.0 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1956
circa 1956
Date Remarks
Reference to Brockville on tube; plant there opened in 1956
Material
metal: grey; white; red; green
plastic: red
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "THE // SCIENTIFIC // DENTIFRICE // Euthymol // TOOTH PASTE // A // PARKE-DAVIS PRODUCT"; back: "[illeg.] // teeth, together with // selected essential // oils which provide // the penetrating // qualities of a liquid // dentifrice and leave // the mouth refreshed // and wholesome. // Every ingredient is // tested for purity and // quality. // Net weight 2 oz. // MADE IN ENGLAND // PARKE, DAVIS // & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE // ONTARIO"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row H
Condition Remarks
Tube deeply dented all over; ink is worn off in numerous places; tube badly corroded on top; dirty and dusty
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Antique Pharmacy Collection, Jack Willson, Part 5, page 1
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sodium saccharin tablets

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact3969
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001178 a-b
Description
Rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; square white sticker on back; bottle is full of round white pills
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Accession Number
000001178 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Saccharin
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular amber glass bottle (a) with cylindrical neck and metal screw-on cap (b); paper label covers front, left and right sides; square white sticker on back; bottle is full of round white pills
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle
b - cap
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke-Davis
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1954
circa 1954
Date Remarks
Listed in Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Material
glass: amber
metal: red; white
paper: cream; red; white; blue
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "1000 T.T. No. 991 // SODIUM // SACCHARIN // TABLETS // N.F. // Soluble Tablets // 1/4 GRAIN // (15 MG) // DIN 155667 // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 29 - 991 - 11 // (L) EM 110 "; right side: "One tablet is equal in sweetening power to // one teaspoonful of sugar. // Sodium Saccharin is a chemical substance // without nutritive value and should be used // in moderation // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario"; left side: right side repeated in French; back: "MILLER & EARLE // 548-7200 // K 6 4 59 "; bottom: "60 // 3 // 1"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 3 Row B
Length
a - 8.2 cm
Width
a - 4.4 cm
Depth
a - 3.0 cm b - 1.0 cm
Diameter
b - 3.1 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Sticky accretion on bottom of bottle, with fibres (cardboard?) stuck in it; label yellowed; dark stain on front, abraded and stained on left side; some paint scraped off cap
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Other
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System; also see 000.001.166
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Dates
1963
circa 1963
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001323 a-b
Description
A cylindrical metal tin (a) with inset lid (b); there is a square yellow price sticker and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the lid.
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Accession Number
000001323 a-b
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Wounds and Injuries -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A cylindrical metal tin (a) with inset lid (b); there is a square yellow price sticker and a round fluorescent orange sticker on the lid.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - tin - Size: Length 5.7 cm x Diam. 6.7 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 0.9 cm x Diam. 6.1 cm
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co., Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1963
circa 1963
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
metal: green; black; yellow
paper: yellow; orange
Inscriptions
(a) Front: "HALF POUND // THERMOFUGE // REGISTERED TRADEMARK // An antiphlogistic application to help reduce pain, soreness, congestion and swelling. // A valuable combination of Aluminum Silicate, Glycerin, // Boric Acid, Menthol, Thymol Salicylate, Oil // Eucalyptus and Ammonium Iodide. // Stock 21-116-76 // PARKE, DAVIS & CO., LTD. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO"; back: "DIRECTIONS – Thermofuge should be warmed by // placing the container in warm water before applica- // tion, then spread on the affected parts, about one- // quarter of an inch thick. Cover with a suitable cloth // or bandage. // Caution – Avoid contact with the eyes or mucous // membranes. // PACKAGE SHOULD BE KEPT TIGHTLY CLOSED"; bottom: "L [encircled] R154C [stamped]"; (b) "THERMOFUGE // Un catap [illeg.] pitique de // grande [illeg.] raitement // des inf [illeg.] gestions. // le Therm [illeg.] ours réch- // auffé dans [illeg.] la placant // dans un bain- [illeg.] étand dir- // ectement sur [illeg.] chaud qu'on // puisse le suppo [illeg] tablement et on // le recouvre d'une qua [illeg.] abondante // de coton absorbant e [illeg.] andage. // PARKE, DAVIS & CIÉ, LTÉE. // BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO // Toujours tenir la boite // bien fermée. // AL // NEIGHBOURHOOD // DRUG STORES [printed] // 1 00"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row D
Condition Remarks
Tin dusty, especially lid; some corrosion, especially at seams; stickers peeling
Copy Type
Original
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Tucks Pre-Moistened Pads

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Dates
1979
circa 1979
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
000001321
Description
A flat paper packet, essentially two pieces of paper sealed together on all four edges.
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Accession Number
000001321
Collection
Parke-Davis Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Skin Care
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
Description
A flat paper packet, essentially two pieces of paper sealed together on all four edges.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Collected by Parke-Davis.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Brockville
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1979
circa 1979
Date Remarks
Based on lot number
Material
paper: white; green
Inscriptions
Front: "3 // TUCKS* // Pre-Moistened Pads // For hemorrhoids, feminine hygiene, piles and // personal itching problems // Cooling . Soothing . Astringent // DIRECTIONS: Gently wipe and cleanse affected area. For additional relief, // apply Tucks for 15 - 30 minutes 3 to 4 times daily. // Pads of soft, cotton flannel, medicated with Hamamelis water // 50%, glycerin 10%, distilled water q.s. // *Registered trademark of Parke, Davis & Company – // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. registered user. // Parke, Davis & Company, Ltd. // Brockville, Ontario // PARKE-DAVIS // Stock 21-1703-3 // DIN 443646"; back: "[front repeated in French] // EXP. DATE FE-82 // LOT NO KB186 [stamped]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Dimension Notes
Length 12.0 cm x Width 10.1 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Condition Remarks
Some creases; otherwise no apparent problems
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Parke-Davis Lot Numbering System
Images
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