Medicine

Object Number: 
2002.1.2530
Date: 
1869
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
6 1/8 x 3/4 in. diameter
Description: 
A rolled up tube of paper with a medicinal plaster inside. It is printed in green with evergreen trees flanking the words, in red and green "Paine's/ Highly and Justly Celebrated/ Green- Mountain/ Balm of Gilead and Cedar Plaster/ ...Apothecaries Hall, corner Main and State Sts. Windsor, VT./ M.K. Paine, Druggist", with only partially legible directions for use. Has a postmark from February 1869
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group