Medicine chest used on Scott’s Antarctic Expedition of 1910, England, 1900-1910

Made:
1900-1910 in London
maker:
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited
Two objects from British expeditions to the Antarctic.
      
      Left (A700031): Field medical kit in leather wallet, by

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Two objects from British expeditions to the Antarctic. Left (A700031): Field medical kit in leather wallet, by
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Tabloid medical chest for Scott's Antarctic Expedition, 1910, by Burroughs Wellcome and Co., British, parts 1-10, inside flap in lid, rest in base

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A700020
Materials:
case, canvas and cork
type:
medicine chest
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • case furniture
  • chest