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Essence of Peppermint bottle

Description

Small dark brown colored medicine bottle with a white label that has directions written on it in green lettering. Stopper is missing.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"ESSENCE OF PEPPERMINT/ Alcohol 85.5%/ Dose: Two years old, 6 drops: five yeras old 15 drops 10 yeras old, 20 drips; adults one-half teaspoonful. To be taken in a little sweetened water." (printed)
"PLUMMER DRUG CO./ S.E. Cor. 3d and Madison Sts./ Portland Oregon" (printed)
"EALoung" (Perhaps this is an old museum note?)
"2956" (Bottle manufacturer's number)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Object type
Medical & Psychological T&E
Descriptive terms
Bottle, Medicine
medicine bottles
Dimensions
4 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2445
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
198511

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