Bottle of sedative pills

Made:
1910-1940 in London
maker:
Parke, Davis and Company Inc.

Amber glass bottle of 100 gelatin-coated sedative pills with cork stopper. 100 mm x 35 mm x 23 mm, 66g. Label reads, '.../No. 593/SEDATIVE/Ext. Sumbul/.../ Ext. Hyoscymus.../Ext. Valerian.../Ext. Indian Cannabis.../Dose: 1 to 2 pills/.../PARKE, DAVIS & Co./LONDON'. Cork stopper is glazedin an adhesive and bears a logo with the name 'Medicamenta Vera'. Produced by by Parke, Davis and Co., London, 1910-1940.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A627610
Materials:
cannabis, complete, cork, glass
type:
controlled drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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