Glass bottle of paregoric elixir

Made:
1831-1870 in Bath
maker:
J. Davis & Co.

Rectangular glass bottle with ground glass stopper full of Paregoric Elixir (camphorated tincture of opium). 115 mm x 40 mm x 26 mm, 174 g. Dispensed by Davies & Co., London, mid-nineteenth century.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A241815 Pt5
Materials:
camphor, complete, glass, opium tincture and paper
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust