Cardboard box, containing 10 ampoules, plus a decapping file

Made:
1912-1917

Cardboard box, with folding lid, containing 10 ampoules, plus a file for decapping, Germany, 1912-1917

The box is inscribed with the content and manufacturer details and a stamp 'feile im der" meaning 'File in Box'. This item was manufactured in Germany during the First World War and is believed to have been issued for military use.

Details

Category:
Materia Medica & Pharmacology
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A653586/1
type:
box - container
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • container - receptacle
credit:
Wellcome Trust