Bakelite bottle of Aromatic chalk powder with opium

Made:
1900-1919 in London
maker:
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited

Square bakelite bottle of `Tabloid' brand Aromatic chalk powder with opium tablets, opium 1/8 gr. 120 mm x 40 mm x 40 mm, 64g. Printed label reads, 'Burroughs Wellcome & Co./ Tabloid Brand/ Aromatic Chalk Powder/ with Opium/ (Pulv. Cretae Aromat. cum Opio)/ OPIUM, GR. 1/8/ in each product of/ gr. 5...'. Manufactured by Burroughs Wellcome and Co., London, used in 1919.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A700005 Pt37
Materials:
bakelite, half-full, opium
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust

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