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Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection

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A.D. Barbot's & Son Medicine Bottle
A.D. Barbot's & Son Medicine Bottle 5x2x1. Drug packaging:Container:Bottle. "Clear glass bottle with no stopper. marked "A.D. Barbots & Son Druggists. Charleston. South Carolina". The lip of the bottle is chipped and slight patina is present."
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A.W. Eckel Medicine Bottle
A.W. Eckel Medicine Bottle 3.75x1.75x0.75. Drug packaging:Container:Bottle. "Clear glass bottle with no stopper. marked "A.W. Eckel Pharmacist. Charleston. South Carolina" and patina present."
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Cannon Street Pharmacy Medicine bottle
Cannon Street Pharmacy Medicine bottle 3.5x1.25x1.25". Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Clear glass bottle with no stopper, marked "Cannon Street Pharmacy, E.A. Deming & Co., Props., Charleston, South Carolina". The lip of the bottle is chipped and slight patina is present.; Waring Historical Library Artifact Collection
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Geer Drug Co. Nutgalls Powder
Geer Drug Co. Nutgalls Powder 3 x 2.5 x 2.5". Drug packaging:Container:Bottle. Cylindrical cardboard container with paper label and containing "Nutgall Powder".
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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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Medicine Chest
Medicine Chest Glass bottles housed in wood chest with brass handles housing empty glass medicine bottles with glass stoppers and two drawers filled with a brass pocket scale, glass mortar and pestle, and various glass medicine bottles.
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Scales
Scales 1.25 x 7.75 x 3.5. Two metal balances with green and beige thread housed in wood box with green lining and three weights.
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Pharmaceutical Scales
Pharmaceutical Scales 8 x 10.25 x 4. Black metal balance with 5 brass weights and sliding scale.
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Pap Boat
Pap Boat 3 x 5 x 5.5" Feeding dish White porcelain pap boat with tea cup shape, including a smooth round handle and an upward turned spout.
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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 3 x 7 x 2.75" Feeding dish White porcelain invalid feeder with raised floral design present on the top portion near spout.
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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 3 x 5.5 x 4.5" Feeding dish " White porcelain invalid feeder with round shape,"bird-like spout, and funnel shaped top opening "(Similar to the one on page 122, S. Maw and Son, 1869)
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Invalid Feeder
Invalid Feeder 2.25 x 6 x 2.75" Feeding dish White ceramic invalid feeder with oval like shape and smooth round handle.
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Nipple Shields
Nipple Shields 0.75 x 2.75 x 2.75" Breast feeding: Nipple shield. Two glass nipple shields with hollow centers. These glass shields were used to allow milk to be drawn out of the breast without contact by the nursing child. The shape of the shield allows for the nipple to be inserted into the shield and by pressing against the flat top would allow milk to be drawn out, additionally a small hole is located on the side of the shield where a tube would be inserted and the milk could continue to flow outward.
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Cachet Making Apparatus
Cachet Making Apparatus 1 x 8.5 x 5.5, 1 x 5 x 3" Drug packaging: Closure: Konseal and capsule. Folding stainless steel apparatus with three stainless steel wide mouth funnels and four stainless steel molds and a rubber roller with a wooden handle.
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Cobalt Blue Bottles
Cobalt Blue Bottles Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Three round glass salt top bottles of varying sizes and three round glass tincture bottles of varying sizes all in cobalt blue.
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Cobalt Blue Bottle
Cobalt Blue Bottle Drug packaging: Container: Bottle. Three round glass salt top bottles of varying sizes and three round glass tincture bottles of varying sizes all in cobalt blue.
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Gold Foil
Gold Foil 4 x 4.25" Dental restoration, permanent: Alloy/amalgam. Gold foil for fillings contained in folded paper. The foil was heated and then stamped into place.
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Cup
Cup 3.5 x 3.5 x 3.5. Commemorative and association items. "Wooden cup made of various types and with twine that was made for Francis Peyre Porcher. M.D."
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Bedpan
Bedpan 2.5 x 12 x 5.5" Home nursing: Bedpan."Small white porcelain bedpan with a flattened egg-like shape. small upward turned nozzle. and large opening in the center."
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Eyeglasses
Eyeglasses Eyeglasses: Spectacles. Metal,glass lenses housed in blue fabric lined metal case.