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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001108
Description
Small blue metal container with hinged lid; cream lid has blue writing and picture of a man carrying a small bag with "Raman's" written across it; directions written on bottom.
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Accession Number
996001108
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Fever -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small blue metal container with hinged lid; cream lid has blue writing and picture of a man carrying a small bag with "Raman's" written across it; directions written on bottom.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased in Washington D.C. on Oct.16 1994.
Site Made (City)
Le Roy
Site Made (State)
New York
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Material
metal: cream; blue
Inscriptions
To Open Press Here // Raman's // Tabs // 5 grains // Aspirin // 1/4 grain // Caffeine // 12 Tablets
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row E
Dimension Notes
Length: 0.9 cm. x Width: 4.8 cm. x Depth: 3.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
On bottom there are two vertical lines of paint missing; some wear on surface of pill box
Copy Type
Original
Exhibit History
To display in Museum: Potions, Pills and Prescriptions; May 1, 2000 - 28 Jan 2017.
Images
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