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Ointment tube
Date Made/Found: 1939-1945
Dimensions: Overall: 80 x 110 x 16mm
Department: Social History
Accession Number: 1979.854
This anti-gas ointment was part of the kit belonging to Thomas Buxton, who worked as an Air Raid Precaution Warden in Sheffield during the Second World War. The ointment would have soothed your skin if you had been blistered by a gas attack.
Display Location: Weston Park Museum

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