Circular wooden box with lid containing 30 spherical opium pills

Turned circular wooden box with lid containing 30 spherical brown pills (1 broken). Paper label on lid is printed 'Paytherus, Savory and Co. No.136 New Bond Street, London' and is handwritten 'Opium Pills one grain each.'

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A196350 Pt21
type:
opium
taxonomy:
  • drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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