Leather midwifery kit with drugs

Made:
1851-1900 in England
maker:
Unknown

Pocket midwifery instrument set, cased, with catheter and two glass bottles with ground stoppers containing Opium tincture (Opii) and rye tincture (Secale). 66 mm x 158 mm x 32 mm, 205 g. Incomplete. English, 1851-1900

Details

Category:
Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Contraception
Object Number:
A63688
Materials:
glass, incomplete, leatherette, opium tincture, rye tincture, silver, velvet
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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