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Apothecary Case

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Wood (Plant Material); Leather; Glass (Material); Cork (Bark)
Summary
Contains 22 glass vials about 6 cm tall, most with pills, some empty; 2 glass vials about 12cm tall with corks; 2 glass vials about 11cm tall with glass stoppers and metal caps; 22 glass vials about 13cm tall with pills and corks. Vials are labeled and held in with metal clamps. Also contains 2 boxes, one containing glucose solution and another containing aminophylline. Case is very fragile.
Date Created
circa 1900 - 1950
Description
20 x 28 x 16 cm
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Notes
Donated by A.P. Booker
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts00932
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