1890 - 1950
These bottles housed medicine that was used as laxatives.
Cascara Evacuant; produced by Parke, Davis & Company located in Detroit Michigan.
A Sample of Royal Pepsin Comp. with labeled cork; produced by the Royal Chemical Company located in Jersey City New Jersey.
Number of Pieces
12.1 x 4.8, 4.3 x 2.8 x 10.5
Bottle measurements are from left to right. 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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The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing Historical Collection. (2017). "Laxative Medicine Bottles - 1" [Photograph]. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/178