Glass bottle of Dover's powder

Made:
1820 in London

Rectangular glass bottle with cork stopper and paper covering full of Dover's Powder (opium and ipecac). 70 mm x 24 mm x 15 mm, 37g. Dispensed by John Moore, London, c.1820.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A630112 Pt58
Materials:
complete, cork, glass, ipecac, opium and paper
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust