Glass bottle of Dover's powder

Made:
1831-1870 in London
maker:
Savory and Moore Limited

Rectangular glass bottle with cork stopper and chamois covering half-full of Dover's Powder. 73 mm x 28 mm x 23 mm, 63g. Produced by Savory and Moore, dispensed by T.J. Orton, Leamington, British, mid-nineteenth century.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A23912 Pt13
Materials:
chamois, cork, glass, half-full, ipecac and opium
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust