Drug Case


Leather covered case containing 12 glass ampoules with handwritten paper labels. The inscription in the lid reads “JOHN. BROWNING / 111. MINORIES / AND 63. STRAND / LONDON.” The eclectic physician, Dr. John King, presented this case to the donor.

Date Made: ca 1870s

User: John King, M.D.Maker: Browning, John

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Accession 83996 (1924); Gift of Dr. H. W. Felter (through John Uri Lloyd)

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MG.M-02043.02Catalog Number: M-02043.02Accession Number: 83996

Object Name: Drug Kitmedicine casemedicine case, ampules

Physical Description: glass (ampules(12) material)leather (case material)Measurements: overall: 1 in x 6 5/8 in x 3 3/4 in; 2.54 cm x 16.8275 cm x 9.525 cmoverall: 3 cm x 16.5 cm x 10 cm; 1 3/16 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 15/16 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ae-046d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_724391

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