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Medicine Spoon, Signed by Gibson, English, c. 1835

Inventory Number: 53603
Object Type:
Persons: Charles Gibson
Date Created:
Place Created: England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 1931-22
Brief Description: Medicine spoon for the administration of castor oil and possibly other medicines invented by Charles Gibson and introduced from1827.
Primary Inscriptions: "GIBSON/INVENTOR"
Provenance: Presented by Dr. Birch, of Dorchester in 1931.
Collection Group:
Material(s): Pewter
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
150 34 mm

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