Square guetta percha bottle of Aromatic Chalk Powder with Opium

Made:
1900-1920 in London
maker:
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited

Guetta percha square black bottle with chamois covering on lid containing Tabloid brand Aromatic Chalk powder with opium tablets. 117 mm x 37 mm x 38 mm, 132g. Manufactured by Burroughs Wellcome & Co., London, early twentieth century.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A700006 Pt1
Materials:
chamois, complete, guetta percha and opium
type:
opium
credit:
Loan, Wellcome Trust