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Pocket Medicine Case, H. B. Brady, Newcastle, c. 1860

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Inventory Number: 43311
Object Type:
Persons: H. B. Brady (Maker)
Date Created: c. 1860
Place Created: Newcastle upon Tyne England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1970-45
Brief Description: Black Leather case containing 6 phials: two of "morphia" (containing off-white powder), one of "aconitia" (containing off-white powder), one of "curara" (containing black granules), one of "digitalia" (containing yellow powder), one empty and unmarked. Glass vials have paper labels and glass stoppers.
Primary Inscriptions:
Provenance: Presented by H.J. Hadons Esq. in 1970.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Leather
Wood
Paper
Glass
Substances
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
80 89 22 mm

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