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Medicine

Object Number: 
2002.1.2518
Date: 
1950-1960
Medium: 
Paper, plastic
Dimensions: 
4 1/4 x 1 x 1 in.
Description: 
This yellow cardboard box contains a nasal spray device. It reads in black and green "Solution Pyribenzamine/ In Nebulizer/ For Relief of Allergic Symptoms which Accompany Hay Fever or The Common Cold/ Ciba Pharmaceutical/ Products, Inc. Summit, N.J." Has instructions for use and the white and green plastic nebulizer in the box.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group