Atomiser, medicinal; The De Vilbiss Co; [?]; CT80.1223b

Name/Title

Atomiser, medicinal

About this object

Medicinal atomiser; a De Vilbiss atomiser for spraying the nose and throat with oils or aqueous solutions. Consists of the original red cardboard box, a rubber bulb, a corked glass jar containing a small amount of liquid, a metal fitting with glass tube and nose attachment, and a single sheet of instructions for use.

This product was manufactured in Toledo, Ohio by the De Vilbiss Company.

Maker

The De Vilbiss Co

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

North and Central America, United States, Ohio, Lucas county, Toledo

Medium and Materials

processed material, paper;
processed material, paper, cardboard;
organic, vegetal, plant extract, latex, rubber;
processed material, glass;
processed material, metal;
organic, vegetal, wood, cork.

Inscription and Marks

Printed on each end of the box: 'De Vilbiss No. 15 / For spraying the nose and throat / with oils or aqueous solutions / The De Vilbiss Company / Toledo, Ohio / MADE IN U.S.A.'
Moulded on the bulb: 'NO 1 BULB THE DE VILBISS COMPANY TOLEDO OHIO. U.S.A.'

Measurements

Box: h 76mm x l 186mm x w 67mm

Subject and Association Keywords

public aspects of medicine, public health. hygiene. preventive medicine, personal health and hygiene

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT80.1223b

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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