Bottle of powdered opium

Made:
1800-1880 in England

Narrow glass bottle with cork stopper and chamois covering full of opium powder. 73 mm x 20 mm x 20 mm, 36g. Unknown maker, English, c. 1860.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A630163 Pt21
Materials:
chamois, complete, cork, glass and opium
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust