Relief medicine bottle

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

GUSN

GUSN-198518

Description

Tall dark brown medicine bottle with no stopper at the top. It has a large white label with blue writing and a blue border on the front.

Details

Descriptive Terms

medicine bottles
Bottle, Medicine

Inscription

"RELIEF/ Recommended for the Relief of Coughs Due to Colds and Minor Bronchial Irritations./ Alcohol 4 per cent/ Chlorogorm 3 minims per fluid ounce./ Contains no Narcotics" (This bit of text is seperatedd by the image of a container with a spoon in it.)
"Dose-Teaspoonful every two hours or more often if necessary." (printed)
"Plummer Drug Co./ 1202 S. W. 3rd Ave./ CA 8-3622/ Portland, ORE." (printed)
"EH0407" (Perhaps this is an old museum note?)
"PD&Co 5583" (Bottle manufacturer's number.)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

4.75 x 1.15 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.2444