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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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Sago & Cologne
Sago & Cologne 14.5 x 5.25 x 5.25, 15 x 5.25 x 5.25. Two clear glass bottles one salt top and the other tincture, both with recessed glass labels.
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Nux Vomica
Nux Vomica 12.25 x 4.5 x 4.5. Clear glass salt top bottle with adhered glass label reading "Ground Nux Vomica"
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Powder Folder
Powder Folder 4 x 3.5 x 3. Metal object with moveable flaps
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Capsule Filler
Capsule Filler 6.125"x 14.5"x 4.5" Drug Compounding. Copper box with slots for capsules, one metal instrument to push down capsules, and two metal filling attachments.
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Croup Lamp
Croup Lamp 6.5"x3.5"x3.5" Metal, glass
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Sang. Draconic
Sang. Draconic 6.75 x 4 x 4. 6.75 x 4 x 4 White English creamware container with painted label.
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Ipecac
Ipecac 6.5 x 2.25 x 2.25. Clear glass salt top bottle with recessed glass label, powder visible inside bottle.
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Poison Bottle
Poison Bottle 8.25 x 2.25 x 2. Cobalt blue glass bottle shaped like a coffin with rough edges and a cork stopper.
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Pill Coater
Pill Coater 4 x 2.25 x 2.25. Footed oval shaped wooden object.
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TR. Sanguin Bottle
TR. Sanguin Bottle Clear glass tincture bottle with glass stopper and glass label adhered to bottle that reads "Tr. Sanguin."
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Mortar and Pestle
Mortar and Pestle 4.5x6x5.25. 1.75x9x1.75.Drug Compounding:Mortar and pestle.Large brass mortar and pestle. Brass mortar and pestles were used up until the Eighteenth in the compounding of medications until it was found that the containers produced tiny flakes of metal in the prescriptions. The brass was replaced by wedgwood mortars and wooden pestles.
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Pill Tile
Pill Tile 0.25x10x8.Drug Compounding:Pill tile.Ceramic tile with black measurement markings along the side.
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Mortar and Pestle
Mortar and Pestle 5.25 x 9 x 9, 2.5 x 11 x 2.5 inches. Large Wedgwood mortar and pestle, with a wooden handled pestle.
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Pill Roller
Pill Roller 2 x 12.75 x 16 inches. Flat bottom wooden piece with brass grooves and a removable sliding wood piece with brass grooves.
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Pill Tile
Pill Tile 0.25 x 10 x 8 inches. Clear glass with a green tint and measurement etchings along the side.
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Pocket Hand Scales
Pocket Hand Scales 1.25 x 6.5 x 3.25. Brass scale with green thread and three weights housed in velvet lined wood case with paper notes attached.
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Pocket Hand Scales
Pocket Hand Scales 1.25 x 6 x 3. Brass scale with green thread and six weights housed in velvet lined case.
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Chisholm Inhaler
Chisholm Inhaler .5"x 3.125"x 1.25". Silver
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Mortar and Pestle
Mortar and Pestle "10"x 4"x 4" Dark wood mortar with carvings along sides, wood pestle."
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Mortar and Pestle
Mortar and Pestle 5 x 9.75 x 9.75, 2 x 8 x 2. Stoneware mortar with wood and stone pestle.