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bottle of iron glycerophosphate scales

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Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
010020405
Description
Orange cylindrical glass bottle containing iron glycerophosphate scales; white paper label affixed to front, printed with black ink, states product and manufacturing information; bottle tapers at neck to round opening with brown wood cork closure; bottle is mostly full with silver metal scales
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Accession Number
010020405
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Description
Orange cylindrical glass bottle containing iron glycerophosphate scales; white paper label affixed to front, printed with black ink, states product and manufacturing information; bottle tapers at neck to round opening with brown wood cork closure; bottle is mostly full with silver metal scales
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
T. & H. Smith Ltd
Site Made (City)
Edinburgh
Site Made (Country)
Scotland
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Date Remarks
Based on design
Material
glass: orange
paper: white
ink: black
wood: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on front label: "PRIZE MEDALS TRADE MARK // AWARDED US REGISTERED // IRON GLYCEROPHOSPHATE SCALES // T. & H. SMITH LTD. // EDINBURGH, LONDON, GLASGOW. // MADE IN GREAT BRITAIN"; embossed on bottom: "8"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 15.8 cm x Diam. 5.8 cm
Condition Remarks
Cork is grey, dirty at top; paper label is faded, with small tear at front centre bottom
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"MacFarlan Smith Ltd." website
CD #1
Research Facts
Dr Ralph and Mrs Olga Crawford donated their extensive Canadian dental collection to the DCF to create the museum in 1997; further donations were received while Dr Crawford was Curator Emeritus at the Dental Canada Museum until its closure in 2008; T. & H. Smith Ltd was founded in 1827
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Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002013
Description
Square brown glass bottle with cork closure and sealed with red paper label containing manufacturer's mark and name; full with brown opaque liquid; embossed manufacturer's name on back of bottle and on the base; tan paper label on front of bottle and contains manufacturer's logo, ingredients, instr…
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Accession Number
014002013
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Square brown glass bottle with cork closure and sealed with red paper label containing manufacturer's mark and name; full with brown opaque liquid; embossed manufacturer's name on back of bottle and on the base; tan paper label on front of bottle and contains manufacturer's logo, ingredients, instructions for use, manufacturer's information, alcohol content and bottle volume.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Od Chem. Co.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
USA
Dates
1890
1910
circa 1890-1910
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
glass: brown
paper: tan, red
ink: black, gold
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Sanmetto // REG. (TRADE MARK) U.S. PAT OF // A preparation of true Sandal - // wood, fresh Saw Palmetto // Berries and Zea // Alcohol 20.6% // DOSE: ONE TEASPOONFUL // FOUR TIMES A DAY // MADE BY // Od Chem. Co. // New York, // U.S.A. // 7 1/2 fluid ounces"; embossed on back: "Od Chem. Co. // NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-2 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 16.3 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottle looks like new; label yellowed, brittle; two minor missing pieces on top of lable; cork stopper label shows signs of wear along the edge and lettering is faded
Copy Type
original
Images
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Dates
1900
1940
circa 1900-1940
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
014002031
Description
Empty amber transparent cylindrical glass bottle for iodine with wide lip and without stopper; cream paper label has the manufacturer's trade mark logo, address and the product's name; cream string is wrapped twice around bottle's neck and knotted.
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Accession Number
014002031
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Iodine
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Poisons
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty amber transparent cylindrical glass bottle for iodine with wide lip and without stopper; cream paper label has the manufacturer's trade mark logo, address and the product's name; cream string is wrapped twice around bottle's neck and knotted.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
National Drug and Chemical Company of Canada, Limited
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1940
circa 1900-1940
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: amber
paper: cream
ink: black, red
fabric: cream
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "4 OUNCES // IODINE // RESUBLIMED // "NATIONAL // NATIONAL DRUG AND CHEMICAL // COMPANY OF CANADA, LIMITED // MANUFACTURING CHEMISTS // LABORATORIES MONTREAL"; Embossed on base: "60"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 8.5 cm x Diam. 1.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper has yellowed with minor wear and surface grime
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1906
1936
circa 1906-1936
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
014002040
Description
Empty transparent cylindrical 6 ounce glass bottle with thick neck without stopper; cream identification paper label; knotted cream string looped twice around bottle's neck; minor bubbles in glass.
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Accession Number
014002040
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Iodine
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Poisons
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent cylindrical 6 ounce glass bottle with thick neck without stopper; cream identification paper label; knotted cream string looped twice around bottle's neck; minor bubbles in glass.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
National Drug & Chemical Company
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1906
1936
circa 1906-1936
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: black, red
fabric: cream white
graphite: grey
Inscriptions
On label: "NA-DRU-CO // IODINE // RESBLIMED // "NATIONAL" // NATIONAL DRUG AND CHEMICAL // COMPANY OF CANADA // LIMITED // MONTREAL"; handwritten on label's upper right corner in pencil: "KMY"; Embossed on base: "6. oz // I"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 5.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label is yellowed and missing several small areas along its edges and center; brown discoloration in upper left corner and in centre; string dirty
Copy Type
Original
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dispensed medicine

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact14185
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002055
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle with sloped ridged shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; minor amount of thick brown liquid cover bottle's interior base; measuring marks along both sides of back; two cream paper labels has the druggist's logo, name, dispensing number, instruct…
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Accession Number
014002055
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Transparent rectangular glass bottle with sloped ridged shoulders tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; minor amount of thick brown liquid cover bottle's interior base; measuring marks along both sides of back; two cream paper labels has the druggist's logo, name, dispensing number, instructions for using medication, patient's name and doctor's name; smaller label is to shake the bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
J. D. B. Fraser & Son, Druggist
Site Made (City)
Pictou
Site Made (State)
Nova Scotia
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: blue, brown
cork: tan
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "J. D. B. Fraser & Son, Limited // Established // 1828 // Dispensing Druggists // PICTOU, N.S. // No. 133317 Date 26. 4. 28 // Two teaspoonfuls // in Cream or milk // after each meal // For Mrs. Sutherland Dr. Young"; printed on separate label: "Shake the Bottle"; eEmbossed on bottle's base: "28” // diamond shaped manufacturer's mark.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 19.2 cm x Width 6.2 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
Condition Remarks
Stained cork is missing a chunk from one side; paper has yellowed with stains around perimeter with minor lift on lower edge
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870-1920
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002056
Description
Empty transparent curved rectangular glass bottle with sloped shoulders tapered at short neck with wide lips, without stopper or label; embossed with manufacturing company's name.
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Accession Number
014002056
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Empty transparent curved rectangular glass bottle with sloped shoulders tapered at short neck with wide lips, without stopper or label; embossed with manufacturing company's name.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
John Wyeth & Brother
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Pennsylvania
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1870
1920
circa 1870-1920
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: transparent
Inscriptions
Embossed: "WYETH & BRO // PHILADA"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 19.5 cm x Width 8.5 cm x Depth 6.7 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002097
Description
Transparent rectangular clear galss bottle of turpentine tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; full of transparent pale yellow liquid; with recessed panels on three sides; tan paper manufacturer's label has the product and manufacturer's name, address; label has both black wax pencil scribbl…
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Accession Number
014002097
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Transparent rectangular clear galss bottle of turpentine tapered at neck with tan cork stuck in neck; full of transparent pale yellow liquid; with recessed panels on three sides; tan paper manufacturer's label has the product and manufacturer's name, address; label has both black wax pencil scribble and lead pencil marks on label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
The Alpha Chemical Company
Site Made (City)
Kitchener
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Date Remarks
Donor remarks
Material
glass: transparent
paper: cream
ink: blue
cork: tan
wax: black
graphite: grey
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "RECTIFIED // SPIRITS // TURPENTINE // THE ALPHA // CHEMICAL // COMPANY // KITCHENER, ONT."; embossed on base: "2486"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-8 Box 5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length 15.7 cm x Width 5.4 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label yellowed, cork with several minor cracks
Copy Type
original
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dose measuring bottle

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Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
014002100 a-b
Description
Transparent rectangular glass two ounce bottle (a) with elongated neck curved to one side specially designed to measure out teaspoonfuls of liquid with cork closure stuck in neck; three-quarters full of opaque brown liquid; rectangular one piece tan paper cardboard box with illustrations on the si…
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Accession Number
014002100 a-b
Collection
Parks Canada Agency Pharmacy Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Administration, Oral -- instrumentation
Weights and Measures
Description
Transparent rectangular glass two ounce bottle (a) with elongated neck curved to one side specially designed to measure out teaspoonfuls of liquid with cork closure stuck in neck; three-quarters full of opaque brown liquid; rectangular one piece tan paper cardboard box with illustrations on the sides showing the four steps to measure and pour teaspoonfuls of liquid product.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 11.7 x Width 6.0 cm x Depth 2.5 cm
b - box - Size: Length 11.9 cm x Width 6.3 cm x Depth 3.5 cm
Provenance
Transferred from the Parks Canada Agency, via Gail Cariou of the Curatorial and Collections Branch.
Maker
Measuring Appliance Company
Site Made (City)
Providence
Site Made (State)
Rhode Island
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1885
1915
circa 1885-1915
Date Remarks
Provided by donor
Material
glass: clear
paper: tan
ink: black
cork: tan
Inscriptions
Embossed on bottle: "DOSE // MEASURING // BOTTLE // 2 OZ. // MEASURING // APPLIANCE CO. // PROVIDENCE // R. I." embossed on bottle's base: "PATENTED // NOV. 3 1896"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 3 Row A
Condition Remarks
Cork stained with minor crack running through top; paper box has yellowed, brittle, shows minor wear, surface grime and minor stains, with minor missing areas along one side and missing one flap
Copy Type
Original
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gas gangrene antitoxin

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Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1934.31.1 a-d
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin (a) with a cork stopper; applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle is contained in a two-piece cardboard box (c-d) which is…
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Accession Number
1934.31.1 a-d
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Germany
Military Medicine
Gas Gangrene
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of gas gangrene antitoxin (a) with a cork stopper; applied paper label describing contents in German; cork stopper is covered in paper which is tied in place with a string and held shut with a metal seal; bottle is contained in a two-piece cardboard box (c-d) which is rectangular and open at the top; box also contained an instruction sheet in German (b) which is currently missing.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 8.2 cm x Diam. 3.0 cm
b - instruction sheet - Size: Length 13.5 cm x Width 21.0 cm
c - inner part of box - Size: Length 9.2 cm x Width 3.3 cm x Depth 3.3 cm
d - outer part of box - Size: Length 9.2 cm x Width 3.7 cm x Depth 3.7 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Behringwerke GmbH Bremen und Marburg
Site Made (City)
Marburg
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1914
1917
circa 1914-1917
Date Remarks
One bottle in the 1934.31 group has the date "Dec. 21, 1917"; Behringwerke GmbH was founded in 1914; Dr. Behring died in 1917
Material
glass: brown
metal: grey
paper: cream, black, brown, red
fabric: red
Inscriptions
Stamped in either side of metal seal on (a): "BEHRINGWERKE"; printed on paper label on (a): "20 ccm // Gasödem-Serum // Op.-Nr. 14b // 14b // Behringwerke G. m. b. H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L." [20 cc // Serum for Gas Gangrene // Op.-Nr. 14b // 14b // Behringwerke LLC // Bremen and Marburg an der Lahn]; Printed on paper label on exterior of box (d): "20 ccm // Gasödem-Serum // Op.-Nr. 14b // Behringwerke G. m. b. H. // Bremen und Marburg a. L."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Temporary Location
On-site exhibit: "Trench Menders: Health Care in the First World War," 25 Feb, 2015.
Condition Remarks
#1: Serum has evaporated; dirty; #2: outer box is torn on one edge; bottle still contains some hardened contents.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Internet
Reference Comments
See "Bulletin," Vol. 8, No. 3, Dec. 1934, p. 47; "Geschichte des Behringwerks oHG und der Behringwerke G.m.b.H." on the Philipps-Universität Marburg website
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tetanus antitoxin

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Dates
1916
1917
circa 1916-1917
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
Accession Number
1934.31.16 a-b
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a cork stopper covered by brown paper which is tied in place by a string with a metal closure; bottle is stored in a cylindrical cardboard container (b) with a separately applied base; the cover of the container is missing; both bottle an…
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Accession Number
1934.31.16 a-b
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Neurological
MeSH Heading
Drugs
Antitoxins
Tetanus
Germany
Military Medicine
Description
Long-necked amber glass bottle of tetanus antitoxin (a) with a cork stopper covered by brown paper which is tied in place by a string with a metal closure; bottle is stored in a cylindrical cardboard container (b) with a separately applied base; the cover of the container is missing; both bottle and container have applied paper labels describing contents in German.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 6.7 cm x Diam. 1.9 cm
b - box - Size: Length 7.8 cm x Diam. 2.8 cm
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; donated by Dr. Jean Chatham Duncan
Maker
Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning
Site Made (City)
Höchst am Main
Site Made (State)
Hesse
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Dates
1916
1917
circa 1916-1917
Date Remarks
One of the bottles in this group has the date, "Dec. 21, 1917"
Material
glass: yellow
paper: brown, black, green
antitoxin: brown
fabric: cream
metal: grey
Inscriptions
On paper label of (a): "[stamped number illegible, looks like "III"] // Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning // Hoechst a. M. // Tetanus-Antitoxin // 20 A. E. // staatlich geprüft. [government approved] // Kontr. Nr. 869 [Inspection No. 869]"; top of paper covering cork stamped with "869"; metal closure is embossed with the imperial eagle from the German coat of arms on one side and "20" on the other side; on paper label of (b): "Farbwerke vorm. Meister Lucius & Brüning // Hoechst a. M. // Tetanus-Antitoxin // 20 A. E. // staatlich geprüft. [government approved] // Kontr. Nr. 869 [Inspection No. 869]"; back of container has a torn green sticker with the letter "B" and a stamp of "56"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-6
Temporary Location
On exhibit at Musee Royal 22e Regiment, Quebec City, L-2018-3 2 April 2018 - 3 August 2019
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Came in McVitie & Price Biscuit box along with 1934.31.1-.20.
Exhibit History
On exhibit "Francophone Experience in WW I War Hospital, 1914-1918," at the Museoparc Vanier Museopark, 9 June 2014.
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