Medicine chest


Title
Medicine chest
Description
Rectangular wood case with lid hinged at back, two brass brackets on front of lid and two corresponding brass hooks for closure, interior of case fitted with 24 open compartments for bottles and instruments. Inside case: 8 glass bottles (5 with labels), one open glass vial, and a small, flat, oval, red tin box decorated with a painted gold eagle. Inside tin box: 7 small, flat, rectangular weights marked in drams and scruples.
Date
1800-1899
Original Format
medical equipment
Extent
Local Identifier
Country Doctor Museum
Subject(s)
Spatial
Location of Original
Country Doctor Museum
Rights
This item has been made available by The Country Doctor Museum for use in research, teaching, and private study. Researchers are responsible for using these materials in accordance with Title 17 of the United States Code and any other applicable statutes. For information regarding reproduction, please contact The Country Doctor Museum at hslcdm@ecu.edu;
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