Poison bottle


Title
Poison bottle
Description
Clear cobalt blue, cylindrical glass bottle with smooth narrow neck and wide rim at top; raised diamond pattern on bottle and stopper; brown paper rectangular label, "Laudanum Poison" in red; in black at top, "Stimulant. Narcotic. Lessens pain. Produces sleep."; at label bottom, "Dose for adults 5 to 25 drops"; blue glass stopper with threaded rod at bottom; stopper marked "POISON" in raised glass.
Original Format
medical equipment
Extent
Local Identifier
Country Doctor Museum
Subject(s)
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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