Essence of Peppermint bottle

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-198511

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

medicine bottles
Bottle, Medicine

Inscription

"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.),

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Medical & Psychological T&E

Dimensions

4 (H) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2445