Glass bottle from Jenner's medicine chest

Made:
1750-1830
maker:
Unknown
Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to

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Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Medicine chest with a few contents, including various preparations, medicine glass and mortar and pestle, belonged to
Science Museum Group
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum, London

Empty glass bottle stored inside a medicine chest that once belonged to Edward Jenner, c. 1780. Roughly rectangular in shape, and made from transparent, colourless glass, with round neck. Sealed with brass screw cap.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Object Number:
A642790/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy) and glass
type:
bottle
credit:
Wellcome Trust