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AKiller bottle

Description

AKiller bottle is a small glass tube with a cork top stopper. There is a white label with black print wrapped around the bottle explaining how to use this toothache rememdy.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"AKILLER Superseding & Exceling any other./ Toothache Remedy/ Instant Relieft/ Positive & Safe" (printed)
"Directions,---Press a small piece of AKiller into the cavity of AchingTooth, or if no cavity, about Tooth and Gums of the Aching Tooth./ Dr. H. C. Porter & Son, Mfgs. & Props. Main and Pine Streets, Towanda, PA." (printed)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
Object type
Medical & Psychological T&E
Descriptive terms
Bottle, Medicine
glass (material)
medicine bottles
Dimensions
2 x .5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.2425
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
199018

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