Item Details

Sarsparilla

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass
Summary
Contained in yellow box with English and Chinese text. Paper instructions in Chinese and English in the box. The following text is printed on the front of the bottle label: "WATSON'S SARSPARILLA No. 64 Cools and purifies the blood making it both rich and red. Directions, One dessert spoonful to be taken in a little water three times a day Manufactured by A.S. Watsons LTD. LONDON, HONG KONG, & CHINA". Chinese text is printed on the back of the label.
Date Created
circa 1886 - 1910
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00661
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