Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup
This listing is for one, small edition, ceramic slip cast reproduction of a Mrs. Winslows Soothing Syrup bottle circa 1880-1900 origins New York, New York.
Standing 4 1/2 inches and 1 1/8 inch round
Mrs. Winslow’s Soothing Syrup came on to the market in 1845 and was produced by Jeremiah Curtis and Benjamin A Perkins for teething and colic babies. The medicine claimed to “give rest to mothers and relief and health to infants” unfortunately given its two primary ingredients were morphine and alcohol it could cause coma and death. Cited in The Pure Food and Drug Act of 1906, it was denounced by the American Medical Association in 1911 but continued to be sold until 1930.
Top quality, food grade corks available.
Food Safe, Hand Wash Only.
Quantities and colors are limited.
Each Piece is handmade and as such each piece has the slight imperfections of the human hand. Colors may vary and sizes are approximate. Individual pieces in a set will vary slightly.
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