phial; controlled drug, morphine
Glass vial (with some contents) with cork stopper to contain 20 tabloid hypodermic tablets consisting of 1/4 grain of morphine sulphate and 1/150 grain of atropine sulphate. Cork stopper is broken. Morphine is a powerful analgesic and narcotic but it also has central actions. Atropine is a also a stimulant.
- Object Number:
- A618058 Pt1
- furnishing and equipment
- container - receptacle
- Wellcome Trust
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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