Update

Welcome back! New-York Historical is now open for visitors. Book your timed-entry tickets. And reserve separate, timed-entry tickets for our free, outdoor exhibition Hope Wanted in the rear courtyard.

Pills

Object Number: 
Z.859
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Paper, pills
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/8 x 1 in. ( 5.4 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on wrapper: "30 IN A BOTTLE/ P.P.P/ PARSON'S/ PURGATIVE PILLS,/ Registered U.S. Patent Office/ FOR/ Impurities of the Blood,/ CONSTIPATION, INDIGESTION,/ DIZZINESS, LIVER TROUBLES,/ SICK HEADACHE, ETC./ These Pills are invaluable as a Family Medi
Description: 
Pills in original, inscribed wrapper.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group