Glass jar with dried opium head

Made:
1875-1930 in Spain
maker:
Unknown

Glass specimen jar containing poppy head, 97 mm x diameter 50 mm. Type face label on paper, reads 'ADORMIDERA/Papaver somniferum L./Poppy heads. Spain'. Bottle is broken at base, piece missing, poppy head is exposed. Top of the bottle is sealed with plastic cellophane. Unknown maker, Spanish, 1875-1930.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A666780
Materials:
glass, incomplete, opium
type:
specimen jar
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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