Bottle of Tabloid calomel from chest used by Teddy Roosevelt.

1900-1909 in London
Burroughs Wellcome and Company Limited

Cuboid bottle containing 'Tabloid' calomel 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 Pt13
glass, materia medica and paper (fibre product)
medicine bottle
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
  • vessel
  • bottle
  • drug
Loan, Wellcome Trust

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