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Collection Herbert Frisby Collection
Object Name Oil
Other Name Citronella Oil
Catalog Number 1979.1.13
Accession Number 1979.1
Description Small glass jar of Oil of Citronella. Yellowed label on front reads "Oil of Citronella | Apply to the skin to repel the attacks of mosquitoes. Also saturate cloth and hang in room. | 1 Fluid Oz. | Distributed by The National Pharmaceutical Mfg. Co. | Baltimore 2, MD". On side of label in red in "F120". Liquid inside is yellow. Cap is metal twist top with plastic seal. Seal ripped. Top of cap reads "49" in black.
Subjects Arctic Travel
Medical equipment & supplies
North Pole
Pharmaceutical industry