Two metal canisters, with 6 packets of ipecacuanha and opium tablets

Made:
1914-1918 in Germany
maker:
Unknown

2 yellow painted metal containers with pin-latches containing packets of ipecacuanha and opium tablets (Pulv Ipecac. opiat.) in paper wrapping. Each: 65 mm x 70 mm x 35 mm. One canister contains one packet of tablets, the other contains loose tablets and an assortment of packets. Distrubuted for military use, German, 1914-1918.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A654196
Materials:
complete, cotton wool, ipecacuanha, opium, paper, tin
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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