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Date

c. 1900

Description

This bottle contains Vapo – Cresolene, a patented medicine that was used for upper respiratory issues. It was transformed into a gaseous state which a patient could breathe in, by use of a patented oil lamp. According to the packaging, this product was designed to treat whooping cough, bronchitis, spasmodic croup, and asthma.

The Vapo – Cresolene Company was located in New York N.Y.

Item Type

medical equipment

Material Type

glass

Date Uploaded

08.07.2017

Dimensions

3.5 x 3.5 x 10.8

Dimensions Notes

All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 4.0 License
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