Bottle of mentholated throat tablets

Made:
1900-1950 in London
maker:
Parke, Davis and Company Limited

Glass bottle with cork stopper in original plastic wrapping of 100 No. 489 compressed Mentholated Throat tablets (menthol, benzoic acid, cocaine, anise). 136 mm x 50 mm x 31 mm, 194g. Made by Parke,Davis and Co., English, early twentieth century.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A662021
Materials:
benzoic acid, cocaine, complete, cork, cotton, glass and menthol
type:
controlled drug
credit:
Wellcome Trust