Glass bottle of Dover's Powder

Made:
1840-1860 in London
maker:
Peter Squire

Tall rectangular glass bottle with chamois covering full of Dover's Powder. 108 mm x 32 mm x 25 mm, 130 g. Dispensed by Squire Chemists, London, 1840-1860.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A630154 Pt14
Materials:
chamois, complete, glass, ipecac and opium
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust