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Dr. A. C. Daniels Lotion

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001113
Description
Large clear glass bottle; front is rounded out with paper label extended across front onto both sides; back is indented slightly; two rear corners of bottle are squared off; short cylindrical neck with wide flange at top, intended for cork; kick up on bottom.
Accession Number
996001113
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Veterinary Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Large clear glass bottle; front is rounded out with paper label extended across front onto both sides; back is indented slightly; two rear corners of bottle are squared off; short cylindrical neck with wide flange at top, intended for cork; kick up on bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection from Goodrich, U.S.A. in Oct.1993.
Maker
Dr. A.C. Daniels Inc.
Site Made (City)
Knowlton
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: red; blue; white; black
Inscriptions
Dr. A.C. Daniels // Lotion // formerly // Wonder Worker Lotion // Alcohol // 15 per cent // contents // 8 fluid ounces
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.8 cm. x Width: 6.7 cm. x Depth: 4.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label worn and faded really badly, particularly along edges where large pieces are missing; dirt accumulated on bottle and paper label
Copy Type
Original
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Dr. Bell's Veterinary Medical Wonder

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001135 a-c
Description
Clear glass rectangular bottle with paper label for veterinary medicine; four recessed panels; bottle fits into box with extensive print and advertising all over surface; piece of paper with advertising wraps around bottle in box.
Accession Number
996001135 a-c
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Veterinary Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Clear glass rectangular bottle with paper label for veterinary medicine; four recessed panels; bottle fits into box with extensive print and advertising all over surface; piece of paper with advertising wraps around bottle in box.
Number Of Parts
3
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Kim Snyder (Toronto) on July 9, 1994.
Maker
Dr. Bell Wonder Medicine Co.
Site Made (City)
Kingston
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
Inscriptions
Dr. Bell's // Veterinary // Medical // Wonder // Dose by drops no Drenching // For Horses, Cattle // sheep and swine // Dr. Bell Wonder Medicine Co. // Kingston Ont. // Winnipeg Man. // Alexandria Bay N. Y.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 12.3 cm. x Width 4.1 cm. x Depth 2.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper is generally discoloured by age; box is worn particularly along upper edge where it is opened and closed -- missing a flap from upper edge
Copy Type
Original
Less detail
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001181
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; back of bottle has a recessed panel with embossed writing in it; two narrow side panels are recessed; flat front panel; paper label adhered to front and two sides of bottle.
Accession Number
996001181
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Veterinary Drugs
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Rectangular clear glass bottle; back of bottle has a recessed panel with embossed writing in it; two narrow side panels are recessed; flat front panel; paper label adhered to front and two sides 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
Dr. D. G. Weare
Site Made (City)
Fairport
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
Inscriptions
Agoil // The great external and In- // ternal remedy for // Man and Animals // Directions: // Price 40 cents // Agoil // Fairport N. Y.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 5 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 15.9 cm. x Width: 5.5 cm. x Depth: 3.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label very badly discoloured and stained
Copy Type
Original
Less detail
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001185
Description
Small plain, clear, square glass bottle; cylindrical corked neck; label adhered to three sides.
Accession Number
996001185
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Rheumatic Diseases -- drug therapy
Gout -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Small plain, clear, square glass bottle; cylindrical corked neck; label adhered to three sides.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
The Kells Company
Site Made (City)
Newburgh
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: cream
cork: brown
Inscriptions
Albert // Remedy // Rheumatism // and // Gout // The Kells Company // Newburgh N. Y.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 4 Row B
Length
11.0 cm
Width
3.6 cm
Depth
3.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Paper label discoloured and worn
Copy Type
Original
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bottle of cod liver oil

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Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Collection
Royal Ontario Museum Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
000038001 a-b
Description
An empty rectangular clear glass bottle (a) with distinct moulded lip and screw threadings; embossed on the back of the bottle is a man holding a fish over his shoulder; with metal cap (b)
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Accession Number
000038001 a-b
Collection
Royal Ontario Museum Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
An empty rectangular clear glass bottle (a) with distinct moulded lip and screw threadings; embossed on the back of the bottle is a man holding a fish over his shoulder; with metal cap (b)
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 23.0 cm x Diam. 21.0 cm
b - lid - Size: Length 3.0 cm x Diam. 9.5 cm
Provenance
This bottle was used in a study collection at the Royal Ontario Museum, located in Toronto, Ontario.
Maker
Scott and Brown
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1910
circa 1900-1910
Date Remarks
Based on other similar items in the collection.
Material
glass: clear
metal: silver
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010 A
Condition Remarks
Cap has significant rust and small hole; inside bottle has residue including a black splotch.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
Medical Information Hong Kong Web site; CD #11
Research Facts
Scott's Cod Liver Oil is used to maintain healthy tissues and promote strong bones and teeth.
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dietary supplement

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Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
004001006
Description
An empty pill bottle.
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Accession Number
004001006
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Impotence -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
An empty pill bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, Kingston General Hospital Urology Dept.
Maker
Jag Enterprises
Site Made (City)
Seminole
Site Made (State)
Florida
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
plastic: white
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
"Stay Erect™ // Our Name Says it all // MSPF // Male Sexual // Performance // Formula™"; plus other product information.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 5 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 9.3 cm x Diam. 4.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Very light wear on label and top only.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes
Research Facts
Herbal pill advertised as enhancing male sexual performance.
Images
Less detail
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
004001010 a-f
Description
An orange and white cardboard box with product information written entirely in German; conains 50 sealed blister pack pills on five cards.
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Accession Number
004001010 a-f
Collection
Dr. A. Morales Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Impotence -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packagaing -- container -- box and packet
Description
An orange and white cardboard box with product information written entirely in German; conains 50 sealed blister pack pills on five cards.
Number Of Parts
6
Part Names
a - box
b-f - blister pack
Provenance
Owned and used by Dr. A. Morales, KGH Urology Dept.
Maker
Cascan GmbH
Site Made (City)
Weisbaden
Site Made (Country)
Germany
Material
plastic: clear
cardboard: orange; white
foil: silver; yellow
pills: beige
Inscriptions
"Pasuma®"; product information written in German.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 5 Row D
Dimension Notes
a - box - Size: Length 10.3 cm x Width 4.1 cm x Depth 4.0 cm
b-f - blister pack - Size: Length 9.0 cm x Width 3.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Light wear on box flaps
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Document
Reference Comments
Dr. Morales's notes
Research Facts
A mixture of drugs used extensively in the 1960s to treat erectile difficulties.
Images
Less detail
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001253
Description
Cylindrical clear glass bottle containing 25 Colchi-Sal capsules and wrapped in a heavy paper wrapper; the top of the wrapper is torn to reveal the bottle inside as well as printed instructions; the top and bottom of the wrapper have red and white paper seals which read, "HUXLEY PHARMACEUTICALS OF …
Accession Number
996001253
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Antirheumatic Agents
Rheumatic Diseases -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical clear glass bottle containing 25 Colchi-Sal capsules and wrapped in a heavy paper wrapper; the top of the wrapper is torn to reveal the bottle inside as well as printed instructions; the top and bottom of the wrapper have red and white paper seals which read, "HUXLEY PHARMACEUTICALS OF QUALITY"
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA in Oct.1993.
Maker
The Huxley Laboratories Inc.
Site Made (City)
New York
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Date Remarks
Date listed on wrapper
Material
glass: clear
paper: white; beige; red
Inscriptions
Wrapper reads, "25 CAPSULES // Highest Award at Paris Exposition 1900 // COLCHI-SAL // TRADEMARK REG. U.S. PAT. OFF. // (COLCHICINE METHYLSALICYLATE COMP.) // EACH CAPSULE CONTAINS: - // Rx Colchicine (Crystallized) 1-250th grain (1/4 Milli- // gram); Methyl Salicylate 20 centigrams // To be taken according to the physician's instructions // THE HUXLEY LABORATORIES, Inc. // (SUCCESSORS TO ANGLO-AMERICAN PHARMACEUTICAL CORP.) // 175 VARICK ST. NEW YORK"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-5 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.1 cm. x Diam. : 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottle is unused and unopened; paper wrapper has minor staining and is torn at the top to reveal the bottle inside
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
Colchicine Methyl Salicylate capsules
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
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Nason's Palatable Cod Liver Oil

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001274 a-c
Description
(a) Cylindrical clear glass bottle with cylindrical neck and screw on/off metal lid; bottle has a printed paper label on its front listing product information; bottle contains cod liver oil; (b) one-piece printed cardboard box with flaps at the top and bottom to open and close it; box lists product…
Accession Number
996001274 a-c
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
(a) Cylindrical clear glass bottle with cylindrical neck and screw on/off metal lid; bottle has a printed paper label on its front listing product information; bottle contains cod liver oil; (b) one-piece printed cardboard box with flaps at the top and bottom to open and close it; box lists product information and was made to house (a); (c) sheet of printed paper with product information for (a).
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - bottle
b - box
c - instructions
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in Ottawa - given as a gift
Maker
Tailby-Nason Company
Site Made (City)
Boston
Site Made (State)
Massachusetts
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
cardboard: white
paper: white
Inscriptions
Box reads, "PHYSICIAN'S SAMPLE // NASON'S // PALATABLE // COD // LIVER // OIL // FROM THE LOFOTEN ISLANDS OF NORWAY // LAND OF THE MIDNIGHT SUN // Easy to take // PREPARED BY // TAILBY-NASON COMPANY // KENDALI SQUARE STA., BOSTON, MASS. // NORWEGIAN WORKS // NASON & CO. a/s // SALHUS, NORWAY" (front back); "Nason's // PALATABLE // COD LIVER // OIL // ACCEPTED // AMERICAN // MEDICAL // ASSN. // Council on Pharmacy // and Chemistry // Made in Nason's own // plants in the Lofoten // Islands of Norway - // the romantic "Land of the Midnight Sun" // HIGH VITAMIN POTENCY // PLUS PALATABILITY // Vitamin Potency warrented" (sides); bottle label contains potency and dosage information
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 1 Row D
Dimension Notes
a - bottle - Size: Length 8.2 cm. x Diameter3.3 cm.
b - box - Size: Length 9.1 cm. x Width 3.8 cm. x Depth 3.8 cm.
c - instructions (unfolded) - Size: Length 25.3 cm. x Width 16.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
(a) Bottle unused and unopened; metal lid shows no corrosion and there are no marks on the bottle itself or its paper label; (b) cardboard box shows little wear; the right side flap at the top is partially torn; back flap torn; (c) written instructions show no tears, wear or missing sections; there is onw small stain
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, p. 19
Research Facts
Used as a vitamin supplement
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Scott's Emulsion Cod Liver Oil

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001326
Description
Oval amber glass bottle with screw-cap lip; the front of the bottle is flat (rounding at the sides) and undecorated (it likely originally had a label); the back has an embossed design of a man with a cod on his back; the bottle has small amounts of cod liver oil residue.
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Accession Number
996001326
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
MeSH Heading
Cod Liver Oil
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- vitamins, health restorers, protectors -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Oval amber glass bottle with screw-cap lip; the front of the bottle is flat (rounding at the sides) and undecorated (it likely originally had a label); the back has an embossed design of a man with a cod on his back; the bottle has small amounts of cod liver oil residue.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M.Chiong for his patent medicine collection, in Kingston in Aug. 1993
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: amber
Inscriptions
Bottle back has an embossed design of a man with a cod on his back; the bottom is embossed, "5 a
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-2 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 18.9 cm. x Width: 6.0 cm. x Depth: 3.4 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bottle has no chips or cracks and only minor wear; residue inside bottle; no lid.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"Bottles" by Michael Polak, p. 19; "Bottlers and Bottles, Canadian" by O. Urquhart, pp. 35 & 39
Research Facts
Bottle originally held cod liver oil; very likely the product is Scott's Emulsion, as the design was a trade mark
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