Bottle of Laudanum

Made:
1750-1850 in Italy

Small brown glass bottle with screw-on pewter cap, concave sides for 'Laudano liquido', containing traces of the original contents. 76 mm x 30 mm x 30 mm, 56g. Unknown maker, Italian, 1750-1850.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A129169 Pt13
Materials:
glass, opium tincture, pewter and trace
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust