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Pill timer

Description

Round cardboard dial w/ metal hand and indicator on edge; Roman Numerals act as clock; hole on right side as handle; printed in red; inscriptions give instructions for next dose. Time reads 10:30.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1874-1880
Inscriptions
Printed on backside: ""Pat. Oct. 27th, 1874.""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
cardboard
tin (metal)
Object type
Medical & Psychological T&E
Places
Connecticut (United States)
Descriptive terms
Cardboard
cardboard
TIMER, PILL
timers
Tin
tin (metal)
Dimensions
3.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2073
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17939

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