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Bottle - Hydrobromate of Quinine, Howards & Sons Ltd, circa 1920 Reg. No: SH 850565
- Bottle of hydrobromate of quinine obtained from the pahramacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia circa 1920. Made by Howards & Sons Ltd., London. Quinine was used for the treatment of various fevers as well as epilepsy.
- Drug Hydrobromate of Quinine is contained in a clear glass bottle, sealed with a cork.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services, 1985
|Dimensions:||10.50 cm (Height), 4.30 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||bottles, hospitals, psychiatric services, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Pharmacy|
|Inscriptions:||(QUINAE HYDROBROMIDUM B.P.C.)/HYDROBROMATE/of/QUININE,/Prepared by HOWARDS & SONS LTD.,/(ESTD.1797) 961338 ILFORD near LONDON/printed on label.|
|Manufacturer:||Howards & Sons Ltd., London, England, Great Britain, circa 1920|
|Place & Date Used:||Victoria, Australia, circa 1920s|
|References:||information on label.|