Mahogany drawer insert will brass handle and sliding top filled with powdered 'aromatic confection'.

Made:
1810-1830
maker:
Unknown

Wooden drawer insert with brass handle and sliding top filled with powdered 'aromatic confection'. 38 mm x 62 mm x 60 mm, 67g. Handwritten label reads,Conf. Aromat/Dose/Ten Grains to/Half a dram. Unknown maker, probably English, 1810-1830.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A504 Pt40
Materials:
brass, full, opium, wood
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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