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Dates
1870
1900
1870-19000
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1980.18.240
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.240
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1870
1900
1870-19000
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Ext. Chio [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length 12.6 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label very stained
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
1980.18.241
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.241
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Muscle Hypertonia -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On label: "Ext. Papaveris Fl. // Dose ten to thirty minims"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 13.3 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label very stained
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1980.18.242
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.242
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Cathartics
Constipation -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with gently rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On label: "Ext. Bryoniæ Fl. // Bryony Root // Dose: ten to thirty minims."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 12.2 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
White bryony is a powerful purgative.
Images
Less detail

pharmacy bottle

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7860
Dates
1860
1900
1860-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
Accession Number
1980.18.243
Description
A square-based glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label; 2/3 full of dark liquid.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.243
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Cardiology
MeSH Heading
Cardiotonic Agents
Diuretics
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A square-based glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a narrow neck ending in a lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label; 2/3 full of dark liquid.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Dates
1860
1900
1860-1900
Material
glass: clear
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
On label: "Ext. Convallaria Maj. Fl. Lily of the Valley Root // Dose: one to five minims"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-4 Box 4 Row B
Length
10.5 cm
Width
3.5 cm
Depth
3.5 cm
Copy Type
Original
Research Facts
"Cardiac stimulant and diuretic; similar to digitalis in action."
Images
Less detail
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
1980.18.244
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a medium-wide neck ending in a thick lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.244
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Common Cold -- drug therapy
Cough -- drug therapy
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with rounded shoulders, a medium-wide neck ending in a thick lip, and closed with a cork; a paper label.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1900
1870-1900
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: brown
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Fluid Extract Coltsfoot // Tussilago Parfara, Lin. // Dose – Fluid Extract of the leaves – 1 to 2 fluidrachms (4 to 8 c.c.) // Demulcent, expectorant and slightly tonic. A very extensively used domestic remedy in Europe for colds, coughs, and all forms of pectoral troubles. It has been also recommended as an alternative and tonic in the scrofulous diathesis."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 4.0 cm
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

fluid extract wild indigo

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7862
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
1980.18.245
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with small, rounded shoulders, a medium-sized neck that ends in a lip and a cork stopper, and has a paper label; 1/8 full of contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.245
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Nausea -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- emetics
Description
A cylindrical glass bottle with small, rounded shoulders, a medium-sized neck that ends in a lip and a cork stopper, and has a paper label; 1/8 full of contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Parke, Davis & Co.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
1900-1930
Material
glass: amber
cork: brown
paper: brown; black
Inscriptions
Printed on label: "Fluid Extract Wild Indigo // Baptisia tinctaria R. Br. // No. 507 // Purgative, emetic, astringent and antiseptic // 369506"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 2 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length 12.5 cm x Diam. 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Label torn
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Bliss Celebrated Golden Ointment

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7863
Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.246
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.246
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Tinea -- drug therapy
Chilblains -- drug therapy
Frostbite -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- multi-purpose remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
H. C. Bliss
Site Made (City)
Hamilton
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Material
metal: yellow; black; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on top of tin: "BLISS // CELEBRATED // GOLDEN OINTMENT // For Sprains, Bruises, Burns, Chap- // ped hands, Salt Rheum, Sore Lips, // Sore eyes, Ring Worm, Chilblains, // Corns, Frost Bites and Piles // Prepared by // H. C. BLISS // Hamilton."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row D
Dimension Notes
Depth 3.0 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Surface is scratched and rusty
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Bliss' Celebrated Golden Ointment

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7864
Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.247
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.247
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Tinea -- drug therapy
Chilblains -- drug therapy
Frostbite -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- multi-purpose remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin full of orange, spongy contents.
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
H. C. Bliss
Site Made (City)
Hamilton
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1870
1910
circa 1870-1910
Material
metal: yellow; black; brown
Inscriptions
Printed on top of tin: "BLISS // CELEBRATED // GOLDEN OINTMENT // For Sprains, Bruises, Burns, Chap- // ped hands, Salt Rheum, Sore Lips, // Sore eyes, Ring Worm, Chilblains, // Corns, Frost Bites and Piles // Prepared by // H. C. BLISS // Hamilton."
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
Depth
3.0 cm
Diameter
4.5 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
"When Medicine Met Science," Museum of Health Care, April 29, 2003 - 25 Jan 2017
Images
Less detail

Dr. Bovel's Herb and Gum Salve

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7866
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.249
Description
A round tin containing a salve.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.249
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Eczema -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- multi-purpose remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin containing a salve.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
Bovel Mfg. Co.
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1900
1930
circa 1900-1930
Material
metal: yellow; red; black
Inscriptions
Printed on tin: "DR. BOVEL'S // HERB // AND // GUM SALVE // FOR BURNS, CUTS, SCALDS, CHAPPED HANDS, // ECZEMA, PIMPLES, PILES, CORNS, SORES, ETC. // PRICE 25¢ PER BOX // WORTH ITS WEIGHT IN GOLD // INVALUABLE AS A HOUSEHOLD REMEDY // PREPARED ONLY BY // BOVEL MFG. CO. // [illeg.]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-6 Row E
Temporary Location
On exhibit “Quack: The Exhibit that cures all” at Museum of Health Care, 29 June 2017.
Dimension Notes
Depth 2.0 cm x Diam. 4.6 cm
Condition Remarks
Bottom is scratched
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Seigel's Ointment

https://mhc.andornot.com/en/permalink/artifact7868
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
Accession Number
1980.18.250
Description
A round tin containing a salve.
  1 image  
Accession Number
1980.18.250
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Dermatology
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
Burns -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- topical balms, lotions
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- multi-purpose remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
A round tin containing a salve.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Mr. Dean Charters.
Maker
A. J. White Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Dates
1890
1920
circa 1890-1920
Material
metal: yellow; black
Inscriptions
Printed on tin: "FOR BURNS, SCALDS // SEIGEL'S // [picture] // OINTMENT // SORES, BRUISES, &c [the "c" superscripted and underlined]"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-8 Row E
Dimension Notes
Depth 1.7 cm x Diam. 4.4 cm
Condition Remarks
A few black stains.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

2050 records – page 1 of 205.