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Dates
1880
circa 1880
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
996001504
Description
Cardboard advertisement with a coupon on the bottom third to be torn along the perforated line, offering one tube of Urazine free; top 2/3 has facsimiles of Urazine, Usines du Rhone in a pill tube, on the other side facsimiles of various intravenous injections of Rhodarsan, with various proclamatio…
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Accession Number
996001504
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Rheumatic Diseases -- drug therapy -- advertisements
Drugs, Non-Prescription, advertisements
Description
Cardboard advertisement with a coupon on the bottom third to be torn along the perforated line, offering one tube of Urazine free; top 2/3 has facsimiles of Urazine, Usines du Rhone in a pill tube, on the other side facsimiles of various intravenous injections of Rhodarsan, with various proclamations on their benefits.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection, before July 15, 1995.
Maker
Louis Durand, Pharmacist; The Laboratories of the Usines du Rhone (products)
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Dates
1880
circa 1880
Date Remarks
Very good quality facsimiles
Material
paper: yellow; grey; black
Inscriptions
"Urazine // Citrosalicylate // de Piperazine // GOUTTE // RHUMATISMES // ARTHRITISME // Le Meilleur dissolvant // de l'Acide Urique // Analgesique - Antiseptique // Plus active que la Piperazine // administree seule ou selon les // prescriptions habituelles // GRANULES EFFERVESCENTS // COMPRIMES A 0.gr30 ['gr' superscripted above '.'] // Laboratoire des Produits "USINES DU RHONE" // 21. Rue Jean Goujon, Paris (8e.) ['e' superscripted above '.'] // Veuillez m'addresser franco et a titre gracieux // les echantillons ci apres ainsi que la litterature // sy rapportant // 1 Tube de comprimes d'Urazine"; back: "Rhodarsan // 914 "Usines du Rhone" // AGENT CURATIF // Puissant & Regulier // DE LA SYPHILLIS // Injections intraveneuses // Toutez doses d'emploi courantes // Adopte officiellement par // le Ministere de l'Hygiene // le Ministere de la Guerre // l'Assistance Public de Paris, // les Grands Hopitaux de Provence // le Ministere Belge de l Interior // et de l'hygiene, // [etc.] // Bon d'Echantillons" Translation: "Urazine, Citrosalicylate of Piperazine; gout, rheumatism, arthritis; the best solvent of Uric acid; analgesic, antiseptic, speedier than the Piperazine administered alone that, accordingly, the usual prescriptions do; effervescent granules reduced to 0.30 grams; from the Products Laboratory "Factory of the Rhone", 21 Jean Goujon St., Paris (8.e); please self-address and stamp and receive free-of-charge the samples hereafter just as the literature proclaims; 1 Tube of Compressed Urazine"; back: "Rhodarsan 914 "Factory of the Rhone" Official Curative, Powerful and Regular, of Syphilis; intravenous injections; all doses used are up-todate; officially adopted by the Minister of Hygiene, the Minister of War, the Public Assistance (Social Welfare) of Paris, the Great Hospitals of Province, the Belgian Minister of the Interior, and of Hygiene, etc."; ... ?
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-6 Binder B
Dimension Notes
Length: 24.2 cm. x Width: 13.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Bent and beat up a bit around the edges, and a lot of sun/age discolouration in spots all over coupon and ad, especially edges
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

wood ink blotter

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Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
Accession Number
010020513
Description
Ink blotter made of brown wood in the style of Penkala-Moster; bottom half is semi-circular, and covered in a strip of faded green bristol board; the bristol board covers a beige coloured blotting paper; the top of the blotter has a curved wooden handle screwed into it; beneath the arch of the hand…
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Accession Number
010020513
Collection
Dr. Ralph and Mrs. Olga Crawford Canadian Dental Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Advertisements
MeSH Heading
Commerce
Advertising
Description
Ink blotter made of brown wood in the style of Penkala-Moster; bottom half is semi-circular, and covered in a strip of faded green bristol board; the bristol board covers a beige coloured blotting paper; the top of the blotter has a curved wooden handle screwed into it; beneath the arch of the handle is a stamp of a profile of a man's head with a pointy nose, and a very large ear with a long pencil tucked behind it.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Transfer from the Dental Canada Fund; previously housed in the Dentistry Canada Museum (Ottawa)
Maker
Penkala-Moster Co.
Site Made (Country)
Croatia
Dates
1910
1920
circa 1910-1920
Date Remarks
Date based on research
Material
wood: brown
bristol board: green, beige
metal: brown
Inscriptions
Underneath the arch of the handle on the top of the blotter: "PATENT // MOSTER"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-B
Dimension Notes
Length 17.3 cm x Width 8.0 cm x Depth 7.0 cm
Condition Remarks
Blotter shows signs of use and wear; scratches all over, as well as ink stains.
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Internet
JPG
Reference Comments
"About Eduard Slavoljub Penkala" website; CD #5
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; the Penkala-Moster Co. was established in 1906 by Eduard Penkala and Edmund Moster to manufacture Penkala's new invention of the mechanical pencil; the company was successful and diversified into writing instruments and accessories patented by Penkala; a second factory was eventually opened up in Berlin; the company still continues to this day; an ink blotter was used to blot ink and prevent it from runnig, smearing, or smudging
Images
Less detail