Bottle for Sydenham's Laudanum

Made:
1750-1830 in England
maker:
Unknown

Tall glass bottle with pewter lid for Sydenham's Laudanum (opium tincture), with trace contents remaining. 90 mm x 30 mm x 30 mm, 62g. Unknown maker, English, c. 1780.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A642790 Pt7
Materials:
glass, opium tincture, pewter and trace
type:
opium
credit:
Wellcome Trust