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Quinine Pillbox

1990.1395AB (RS245230)

Description

Small round paper pill box with cover. White paper label affixed to cover. Red paper trim on sides of box and cover.

Details

Maker
unknown
Inscriptions
"HORACE S. BARTLETT, / CHEMIST AND DRUGGIST, / Quinine Pills. / 1 [inscribed] Grs. / HOLYOKE HOUSE, HARVARD SQUARE, / CAMBRIDGE." (Printed in black and inscribed in ink.)
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Personal Gear; Personal Carrying & Storage Gear
Descriptive terms
accessories
Cardboard
Case, Personal
paper (fiber product)
Pillbox
pillboxes (containers)
Dimensions
1/2 (H), 1 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.1395AB
Credit Line
Estate of Susan Norton
GUSN
6704

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