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Morrison's Old English Liniment

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Dates
1900
circa 1900
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
Accession Number
996001215
Description
Circular clear glass bottle; cylindrical corked neck; some residue of contents inside bottle; paper label wrapped around body of bottle.
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Accession Number
996001215
Collection
Dr. Michael A. Chiong Patent Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
Pharmacy, General
MeSH Heading
Liniments
Drugs, Non-Prescription
MM= Drug Packaging -- container -- bottle
Description
Circular clear glass bottle; cylindrical corked neck; some residue of contents inside bottle; paper label wrapped around body of bottle.
Number Of Parts
1
Provenance
Acquired by Dr. M. Chiong for his patent medicine collection; purchased from Goodrich, USA, in Oct.1993.
Maker
The James W. Foster Co.
Site Made (City)
Bath
Site Made (State)
New Hampshire
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1900
circa 1900
Material
glass: clear
paper: brown
Inscriptions
Morrison's Old English Liniment // for external and internal use // Manufactured // by The James W. Foster Co. // Bath New Hampshire, U.S.A.
Permanent Location
Storage Room 0010
0010-A3-2 Row D
Dimension Notes
Length: 16.5 cm. x Diam. : 6.1 cm.
Condition Remarks
Paper label very badly discoloured; label worn around edges and slightly stained
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail
Dates
1880
1920
1880-1920
Collection
University Health Network - Academy of Medicine Collection
Category
Pharmacy and Drug Artifacts
Classification
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
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
Less detail