Vasaline Analgic box

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-198505

Description

Orange box with black trim and black writing. Enclosed in the long and small rectangular box is Vaseline Analgic.

Details

Descriptive Terms

boxes (containers)
Box

Inscription

"Net 3/5 Oz./ TRADE MARK/ Vaseline Anaglgice/ Tube No. 1/ Formula: 81% 'Vasaline' Cerate, 8% Menthol, 11% Methyl Salicylate./ FOR EXTERNAL USE" (printed)
"CHESEBROUGH MANUFACTURING COMPANY (CONSOLIDATED)/ NEW YOUR, U.S.A./ Made in PErth Amboy, N.J, U.S.A./ Our Trade Mark VASELINE is registered in US. Patent Office and in most of the principal countries of the world." (printed)
Valuable in the treatment of Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Sprains and Bruises, and all painful conditions which can be relived by outward application" (printed)
"Directions for Use/ 'Vaseline' Analgic should be applied to the part affected and rubbed vigorously with the hand for several minutes. Repeat the treatment as often as may be necessary; then cover with soft linen or cloth. Do not use on broken or abraised surfaces." (printed)
"OPEN THIS END/ Vaseline/REG. U.S. PAT. OFF./ ANALGIC/ Tube No. 1" (printed)
"OPEN OTHER END/ Vaseline/ RED. U.S. PAT. OFF./ANALGIC/ Tube No. 1" (printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Container

Dimensions

1 x 1 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2460