Bottle of Tabloid "Empirin" (acetylsalicylic acid) compound from chest used by Teddy Roosevelt.

1900-1909 in London
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited

Cuboid bottle containing 'Tabloid' "Empirin" (Acetylsalicylic Acid) compound from 'Tabloid' medicine chest in metal case, containing materia medica in glass stoppered jars (Pts 4 - 38), by Burroughs Wellcome & Company, London, England, 1900-1909. Used by Teddy Roosevelt on African Expedition, 1909.

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Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A700000 Pt11
glass, materia medica and paper (fibre product)
medicine bottle
Loan, Wellcome Trust

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