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Accession # SRM1980-24.3

Pillbox

1836


This pillbox was made for "Brandreth's Pills," an all-vegetable pill used to promote wellness. These pills were designed to help remove toxins from the body, playing off the popular idea that impurities in the blood would make you sick.




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