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Emploi de l'ambrine dans la famille: écorchures, coupures, panaris, contusions, boutons, engelures, brûlures, ulcères, variqueux

Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publicité Wall (Firm), publisher.
Publication:
Paris : Publicité Wall, [1920?]
Language(s):
French
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Paraffin -- therapeutic use
Wounds and Injuries -- therapy
Family
Genre(s):
Postcards
Advertisements
Abstract:
This color illustrated postcard advertises ambrin, a topical paraffin application, for the treatment of a variety of ailments, including abrasions, cuts, bruises, pimples, frostbite, burns, ulcers and varicose veins. The postcard shows a scene with family members all sustaining injuries or wearing bandages. From the left, a man has blood on his hand, a woman seated at a round table has cut her finger and is bleeding, a maid is wrapping a bandage around her finger, a boy outside has fallen off a ladder and his knee is bleeding, a baby in a high chair has her head wrapped in a bandage, the little girl standing next to the baby has a bandaged hand, the cook in the kitchen is being splattered by hot liquid from something on the stove, and an elderly man is seated in a chair with his right leg wrapped in bandages.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 postcard : 9 x 13 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101713239 (See catalog record)
Contributor(s):
Zwerdling, Michael, former owner
Publicité Wall (Firm), publisher.
Publication:
Paris : Publicité Wall, [1920?]
Language(s):
French
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Paraffin -- therapeutic use
Wounds and Injuries -- therapy
Family
Genre(s):
Postcards
Advertisements
Abstract:
This color illustrated postcard advertises ambrin, a topical paraffin application, for the treatment of a variety of ailments, including abrasions, cuts, bruises, pimples, frostbite, burns, ulcers and varicose veins. The postcard shows a scene with family members all sustaining injuries or wearing bandages. From the left, a man has blood on his hand, a woman seated at a round table has cut her finger and is bleeding, a maid is wrapping a bandage around her finger, a boy outside has fallen off a ladder and his knee is bleeding, a baby in a high chair has her head wrapped in a bandage, the little girl standing next to the baby has a bandaged hand, the cook in the kitchen is being splattered by hot liquid from something on the stove, and an elderly man is seated in a chair with his right leg wrapped in bandages.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
1 postcard : 9 x 13 cm
Provenance:
Purchase; Michael Zwerdling; 2004; 04-22.
Technique:
color
NLM Unique ID:
101713239 (See catalog record)