Item Details

Glass Medicine Bottle

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Glass (Material); Paper (Fiber Product)
Summary
Glass bottle with torn paper label that reads "Oil Juniper Berry" and a glass stopper. Bottle owned by August C. Camoriani (1906-1973), a pharmacist who was born and died in San Francisco. He was the owner of Rossi Drug Co. San Francisco, CA and "Mayor of North Beach" the "Little Italy" neighborhood. He served the Italian immigrant community of San Francisco for more than 40 years.
Date Created
circa 1880 - 1930
Description
9 x 3 x 3 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01647
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