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Tonic cup

1998.2131 (RS24347)

Description

Small wooden cup. Turned w/ a prominent vase and smaller base. Intended to contain tonic. Unfinished exterior. Paper label at center.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Inscriptions
Adhesive at center of vase: [partial] ""DYSPEPSIA, INDIGESTION, HEADACHE, FEVER and AGUE, [?] & C. QUASSIA or TONIC...""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Medical & Psychological T&E
Descriptive terms
CUP, TONIC
cups
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
4.5 (H), 2.125 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2131
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17998

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