Pot - Holloway's Ointment, Ceramic, circa 1867-circa 1930 Archaeology Reg. No: HA 1057

One fragment of the base of a Holloway's ointment pot with a black transfer printed product label. Product label mentions the Strand address, and therefore the item was manufactured after circa 1867 and before circa 1930.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Godden Mackay Logan Heritage Consultants, 2010
Discipline: Archaeology - Historical

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Tagged with: world heritage, royal exhibition building, archaeology, pharmaceuticals
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection, Royal Exhibition Building Western Forecourt Collection
Primary Classification: HISTORICAL ARCHAEOLOGY
Secondary Classification: (To Be Classified)
Tertiary Classification: (to be classified)
Activity: Pharmaceutical
Specific Activity: Container
Manufacturer: 1867-c 1930
References: Arnold 1997: 48
  1. [Book], Ken Arnold, Bottle Collectors Guide: Identification and Valuation Guide, Crown Castleton Publishers, Golden Square, 1997, 1997, 48 Pages

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