Bottle for 'Soda Mint' containing phials of hypodermic tablets

Made:
1900-1910 in England
maker:
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited

Glass bottle originally for Tabloid 'Soda Mint' containing 5 small phials of hypodermic tablets (cocaine hydrochloride, hyoscine hydrobromide, morphine sulphate, strychnine sulphate and digitalin). 80 mm x 20 mm diameter, 13 g. By Burroughs Wellcome and Co., English, 1900-1919.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A700027/1
Materials:
cocaine hydrochloride, complete, cork, digitalin, glass, hyoscine, morphine sulphate and strychnine
type:
morphine
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • case furniture
  • chest
credit:
Wellcome Trust