Research Collection Catalogue

Medical Hall Aerated Waters

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001060
Description
Green clear glass torpedo bottle; embossed words in glass; large cylindrical neck and opening.
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Accession Number
996001060
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Green clear glass torpedo bottle; embossed words in glass; large cylindrical neck and opening.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
glass: green
Inscriptions
Medical Hall // Aerated Waters // Montreal
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row G
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.0 cm. x Diam. : 6.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Surface dirt and grime adhered to outside of bottle; appears to be some opalization on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
Accession Number
996001063 a-d
Description
Short square bottle with black plastic screw-on lid; yellow paper label wraps around whole bottle; label is in Dutch with green printing; yellow bar with green printing; two pieces of paper belong with box and bottle; one is an instruction sheet and the other is a small card for advertising.
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Accession Number
996001063 a-d
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Allergies
MeSH Heading
Nasal Decongestants
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Short square bottle with black plastic screw-on lid; yellow paper label wraps around whole bottle; label is in Dutch with green printing; yellow bar with green printing; two pieces of paper belong with box and bottle; one is an instruction sheet and the other is a small card for advertising.
Number Of Parts
4
Part Names
.
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection in Sep. 1993 in Kingston.
Maker
John Wyeth & Brother Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (Country)
England
Material
glass: green
paper: yellow; green; brown
Inscriptions
Endrine // ged. handelsmerk // Neusdruppels // John Wyeth & Brother Ltd. // Havant, Hampshire, England
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-5 Box 3 Row F
Dimension Notes
Size: Length 9.6 cm. x Width 5.1 cm. x Depth 3.5 cm
Condition Remarks
Box shows signs of wear particularly around top of box where it has been opened
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Scott's Emulsion Cod Liver Oil

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Other
Accession Number
996001070
Description
Tall oval bottle with long thin cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing covering front of bottle; at centre of bottle there is an embossed picture of a man carrying a large fish over his shoulder.
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Accession Number
996001070
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
Tall oval bottle with long thin cylindrical neck with cork stopper; embossed writing covering front of bottle; at centre of bottle there is an embossed picture of a man carrying a large fish over his shoulder.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; bought from Goodrich USA in Oct. 1993.
Maker
Scott
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Scott's Emulsion // Trade Mark // Cod Liver Oil // with // Lime & Soda
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-1 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 23.8 cm. x Width: 7.8 cm. x Depth: 5.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some residue on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Mathieu's Syrup for coughs, colds

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
Accession Number
996001071
Description
Clear glass bottle; oval in shape with short cylindrical neck intended for stopper; embossed writing on glass on both front and back; writing on each side with graduated marks for ounces in middle and writing on either side; one side in English and the other in French.
Accession Number
996001071
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Respiratory
MeSH Heading
Cough -- drug therapy
Antitussive Agents
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Clear glass bottle; oval in shape with short cylindrical neck intended for stopper; embossed writing on glass on both front and back; writing on each side with graduated marks for ounces in middle and writing on either side; one side in English and the other in French.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; bought in Aug. 1993.
Maker
Mathieu
Material
glass: clear
Inscriptions
Mathieu's Syrup // For Coughs, Colds, etc. // Syrop Mathiew // Pour le rhume etc.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 4 Row A
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.7 cm. x Width: 6.9 cm. x Depth: 3.5 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some residue marks on interior, appear to be rust spots
Copy Type
Original
Less detail

Minard's Liniment

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001073
Description
Cylindrical bottle with eight narrow faces across front and flat back; wide short cylindrical neck intended for stopper; embossed words on front of bottle.
Accession Number
996001073
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Liniments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical bottle with eight narrow faces across front and flat back; wide short cylindrical neck intended for stopper; embossed words on front of bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Purchased by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; bought in July 1993 in Kingston.
Maker
Minard
Material
glass: green
Inscriptions
Minard's // Liniment
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 2 Row C
Dimension Notes
Length: 12.3 cm. x Diam. : 4.0 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some residue on both interior and exterior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Less detail

patent medicine bottle

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001077
Description
Squat cylindrical glass medicine bottle; very plain with very short wide neck intended for large cork stopper
Accession Number
996001077
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Squat cylindrical glass medicine bottle; very plain with very short wide neck intended for
large cork stopper
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 1 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 6.1 cm. x Diam. : 4.9 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some residue on interior bottom of jar
Copy Type
Original
Less detail

patent medicine bottle

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001078 a-b
Description
Cylindrical clear glass medicine bottle; thin cylindrical neck with glass stopper; flat circular knob on top to pull stopper out with
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Accession Number
996001078 a-b
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical clear glass medicine bottle; thin cylindrical neck with glass stopper; flat
circular knob on top to pull stopper out with
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
Size: Length 9.9 cm. x Diam. 3.7 cm.
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-9 Row E
Condition Remarks
Some buildup of residue on interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

patent medicine bottle

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001079
Description
Cylindrical clear glass medicine bottle; thin cylindrical neck intended for glass stopper; no stopper
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Accession Number
996001079
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Drug Packaging -- instrumentation
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Cylindrical clear glass medicine bottle; thin cylindrical neck intended for glass stopper;
no stopper
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Material
glass: clear
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A4-7 Box 1 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 7.9 cm. x Diam. : 3.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Some slight buildup of residue on upper interior of bottle
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Images
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Phosphatine Falieres

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
Accession Number
996001084
Description
Metal canister containing some type of powder; is still completely sealed; paper label surrounds entire can; writing and scene cover outer label; name of contents stamped into top of tin.
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Accession Number
996001084
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Gastrointestinal
MeSH Heading
Food Additives
Food, Fortified
Description
Metal canister containing some type of powder; is still completely sealed; paper label surrounds entire can; writing and scene cover outer label; name of contents stamped into top of tin.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
E. Faliers
Site Made (City)
Paris
Site Made (Country)
France
Material
paper: cream
metal: silver; yellow
Inscriptions
Aliment rationnel // ... // Phosphatine Falieres // Paris // 6 Rue de la Tacherie // Prix Pour la France // 3 Fr.00
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A1-6 Row B
Dimension Notes
Length: 8.4 cm. x Diam. : 6.7 cm.
Condition Remarks
Canister in good and stable condition; paper label discoloured in several areas by dark spots; paper also worn in several places around top edge
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail

Acetophen tablets

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Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, Pain
Accession Number
996001099
Description
Small thin rectangular medicine container; contains Acetophen tablets; lid partially slides open; label painted on lid in black and red.
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Accession Number
996001099
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 headache remedies -- container
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- tin
Description
Small thin rectangular medicine container; contains Acetophen tablets; lid partially slides open; label painted on lid in black and red.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection
Maker
Charles E. Frosst & Co.
Site Made (City)
Montreal
Site Made (State)
Quebec
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Material
metal: yellow; red; black
Inscriptions
One dozen 5 gr. tablets To open slide [r. arrow] // Acetophen // A-seat-o-fin // for headaches, colds, Aches and pains // Charles E. Frosst & Co. Montreal Canada
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-4 Row E
Temporary Location
On display, Queen's University Department of Medicine third floor, August 20, 2013.
Dimension Notes
Length: 0.7 cm. x Width: 6.7 cm. x Depth: 2.8 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paint worn slightly all over box
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
JPG
Reference Comments
CD #5
Exhibit History
May 24 - Sept. 13, 2001: Agnes Etherington Art Centre Museopathy exhibit
Images
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