Medicine chest, German, 18th century.
3 1 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 23cm

Medicine chest, German, 18th century.

Fernandes, Iris

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library


Oak chest with a hinged lid, swivel front and iron fittings with lock and key. The chest contains eleven bottles, four pewter containers and scales. Some wealthy people had their own medicine chests, including all the necessary dispensing equipment.



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