Blue glass poison bottle for Laudanum

Made:
1820-1840 in England and London

Blue glass poison bottle with broken cork stopper for Laudanum (opium tincture), with dried traces of contents remaining. 56 mm x 20 mm diameter, 18 g. Dispensed by Dinneford and Co., London, c.1834.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A24557 Pt9
Materials:
cork, glass, opium tincture and trace
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust