04-13-2002 04-13-2002
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2133
April 13, 2002 10:00 AMCalender
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Plaster and Cloth Advertising Figure for Eureka Medical Pine-Wool Felt

$1,058$900
Auction: Sale #2133 - 2133 Location: Bolton Date / Time: April 13, 2002 10:00AM

Description:

Plaster and Cloth Advertising Figure for Eureka Medical Pine-Wool Felt, late 19th century, the plaster lady dressed in corset, blouse with ruffled collar and Pine-Wool felt bib on her back, maker's label, on circular wood base, ht. 18 in.

Note: The label advises that their product is "...compounded with the best-known drugs for the cure of bronchitis, rheumatism, lumbago, pleurisy, neuralgia, etc.."
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

bronchitis, lumbago, neuralgia, pleurisy, rheumatism