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Dates
1920
1929
circa 1920-1929
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
993004017 a-b
Description
Brown glass molded bottle has metal cap painted white; paper identification label indicates contents are Phenalone, in 5-grain tablets; bottle is 1/4 full
Accession Number
993004017 a-b
Collection
Dr. C. M. Bracken Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
Description
Brown glass molded bottle has metal cap painted white; paper identification label indicates
contents are Phenalone, in 5-grain tablets; bottle is 1/4 full
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size:
b - cap - Size:
Provenance
Belonged to Dr. C.M. Bracken
Maker
J.F. Hartz Co.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1920
1929
circa 1920-1929
Date Remarks
Valuator Dr. J.R. Scott
Material
glass: brown
paper: white; black
metal: white
Inscriptions
Printed on paper label: PULVETS // PHENALONE // 5 grains // Hartz // Each pulvet represents:
// Acetylsalicylic Acid ... 3 1/2 gr. (210 mg.) // Phenacetin ... 3/4 gr. (45 mg.) //
Acetanilid ... 3/4 gr. (45 mg.) // Adult Dose: Prophylactic - One pulvet twice daily.
Therapeutic -- As recommended by physician // An effective analgesic and antipyretic
formula // THE [underlined] J.F. HARTZ CO. LIMITED // TRADE MARK // Pharmaceutical Manufacturers
// TORONTO, CANADA // MONTREAL / HALIFAX / HAMILTON
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1977.12.59
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Accession Number
1977.12.59
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A2-9 Row A
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1940.5.6
Description
Long, cylilndrical wooden (bamboo?) pipe with ivory-like ends that have circular holes in middle portion of surface that covers end of pipe; about one-third of the way from one end is a metal portion consisting of "shoulders" that closely fit over the wood surface and the hole in the wood surface, …
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Accession Number
1940.5.6
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Opium
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- narcotics
Description
Long, cylilndrical wooden (bamboo?) pipe with ivory-like ends that have circular holes in middle portion of surface that covers end of pipe; about one-third of the way from one end is a metal portion consisting of "shoulders" that closely fit over the wood surface and the hole in the wood surface, and a short, cylindrical neck with a lipped open mouth (where the opium is burned); wood appears stained.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. John Taylor Fotheringham
Material
wood (bamboo?): brown
metal
ivory (?)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-8
Dimension Notes
Length 55.9 cm x Diam. 3.2 cm
Condition Remarks
Numerous splits in the wood's outer surface, some appearing deep.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1991.17.34
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Accession Number
1991.17.34
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Headache -- drug therapy
Neuralgia -- drug therapy
Analgesics
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drugs -- patent, proprietary, over-the-counter -- headache remedies -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. R. Josephson of Toronto.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-6 Box 1 Row E
Copy Type
Original
Images
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Chocolate Coated Tablets Opium, Camphor, Tannin and Lead

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Dates
1896
1930
circa 1896-1930
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
997037088 a-b
Description
A rectangular-shaped medicine bottle of thick brown glass that has a flat bottom and mould seams on opposite corners; the bottle has straight sides that taper markedly to a short threaded neck that has a distinct lip; the screw lid (b) is a flat, round steel cap with a lip around its edge; the inne…
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Accession Number
997037088 a-b
Collection
Dr. Charles H. Bird / Dr. Godfrey Bird Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
Fever -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- anti-pyretic -- container
MM= Drugs -- narcotics -- container
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
A rectangular-shaped medicine bottle of thick brown glass that has a flat bottom and mould seams on opposite corners; the bottle has straight sides that taper markedly to a short threaded neck that has a distinct lip; the screw lid (b) is a flat, round steel cap with a lip around its edge; the inner walls are threaded, while the top underside is lined with wax-coated cardboard
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - bottle - Size: Length 21.5 cm x Width 8.5 cm x Depth 6.0 cm
b - lid - Size: Depth 1.0 cm x Diam. 4.5 cm
Provenance
Used either by Dr. C.H. Bird or by Dr. Godfrey Bird, of Gananoque, Ont.
Maker
W. E. Saunders Ltd.
Site Made (City)
London
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1896
1930
circa 1896-1930
Material
metal: white
glass: brown
paper: blue; white
Inscriptions
Printed label on front of bottle reads, "N 1000 // Chocolate Coated // Tablets // OPIUM, CAMPHOR // TANNIN AND LEAD // Each tablet contains: // Opium 1/2 gr. // Camphor 1/2 gr. // Tannic Acid 2 grs. // Lead Acetate 1 gr. // Capsicum and // Peppermint Oil q.s. // LOT NO. 7540 // W. E. SAUNDERS, LIMITED // LONDON - ONTARIO"; embossed on bottom: "4 // LL D O // 3067"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A5-1
Condition Remarks
Front label is slightly tattered
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
Book
Reference Comments
"The Ontario Drug Store and Druggist List," by Glen C. Phillips, Iron Gate Publishing, Sarnia, 1989, p. 96
Images
Less detail
Dates
1880
1920
1880-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
1940.5.5
Description
A long, cylindrical wooden pipe with an ivory-like end with a small circular hole in the middle portion of the surface that covers the end of the cylinder; at the other end the hole has been sealed with a reddish, hard substance; toward this end a thin metal wire has been tightly wound around the p…
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Accession Number
1940.5.5
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Patient Care
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Opium
Analgesics
Pain -- drug therapy
MM= Drugs -- narcotics
Description
A long, cylindrical wooden pipe with an ivory-like end with a small circular hole in the middle portion of the surface that covers the end of the cylinder; at the other end the hole has been sealed with a reddish, hard substance; toward this end a thin metal wire has been tightly wound around the pipe to help hold it together; also near to this end is a metal portion that fits over a portion of the pipe with a hole in it; this has been lashed around the pipe with a twine-like material; the metal shoulder has on it a number of designs that repeat themselves over the metal surface; of special note is a Chinese character on the top of the metal shoulder (see accession sheet for sketch).
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired from the Academy of Medicine; source: Dr. John Taylor Fotheringham
Site Made (Country)
China
Dates
1880
1920
1880-1920
Date Remarks
Research provided by expert
Material
wood
metal
ivory (?)
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-D4-8
Length
46.3 cm
Diameter
2.3 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Length 46.3 cm x Diam. 2.3 cm
Condition Remarks
Wood is split; a long piece seems to be missing
Copy Type
Original
Images
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