Medicine

Object Number: 
2002.1.2497
Date: 
1900-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
3 1/4 x 2 1/8 x 1 in.
Description: 
This aluminum metal tin has a paper label on the lid that reads in black "Tamar Indien/ A Laxative Refreshing/ Chocolate Coated Fruit Lozenge/ Pulp of Tamarind/ Pulverized Follicle of Senna/ for temporary Constipation/ Does not contain any drastic substance/ Ste T.I.G., 13 Rue Pavee, Paris-France/ London". Inside the lid reads "Tamar Indien Grillon".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group