Tin, pulmona's; Stacey Bros Ltd; [?]; 2011.13


Tin, pulmona's

About this object

Pulmona's tin; a small, rectangular tin with hinged lid. The lid is printed in yellow and red with: "Pulmonas, Relief by Inhalation, Especially valuable for the alleviation of coughs, colds, influenza, bronchitis, catarrh, asthma, hoarseness, irritation of the throat, laryngitis, etc."

Manufactured by Stacey Bros, Auckland.


Stacey Bros Ltd

Maker Role


Date Made


Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, North Island, Auckland

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal.

Inscription and Marks

Printed on lid: "RECOMMENDED SINCE 1906 / NOW MORE EFFECTIVE THAN EVER / EXCELLENT FOR / PUBLIC SPEAKERS / AND SINGERS / Pulmonas / RELIEF BY INHALATION / These Pastilles are especially valuable for / the alleviation of Coughs, Colds, Influenza, / Bronchitis, Catarrh, Asthma, Hoarseness, / Irritation of the Throat, Laryngitis, etc. / PULMONAS MUST NOT BE CHEWED. SUCK SLOWLY AS REQUIRED / STACEY BROS. / LTD. / 385 KHYBER PASS / AUCKLAND".


h 20mm x l 118mm x w 81mm

Subject and Association Keywords

medicine (general)

Credit Line

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

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