bottle; controlled drug; opium
Clear glass, square-based bottle, with paper label and a glass stopper, covered in chamois leather, containing Opiate Confection Powder. The directions state; 'Dose - Twenty grains (contains half a grain of opium) in a wine glassful of Peppermint Confection of Opium is listed in the British Pharmacopoeia in 1885 only.
- Materia Medica & Pharmacology
- Object Number:
- A54892 Pt2
- Wellcome Trust
- Loan: Wellcome Trust
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