Rosewood medicine chest, 19th century

Artifact-box 206, Item hbeyer0042
Scope and content:

Folding rosewood medicine chest with mother of pearl inlay and silver handle made in England. Some damage to wood & inlay. Includes key. Chest contains large glass stoppered bottles (some with contents), mother of pearl balance, brass weights, graduate, funnel, mortar & pestle, and miscellaneous instruments.

Acquisition information:
Received from: Dr. and Mrs. Emil C. Beyer

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