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The Resource Wooden Medicine Chest

Wooden Medicine Chest

Label
Wooden Medicine Chest
Title
Wooden Medicine Chest
Subject
Summary
  • Function or Use: Storage of medicines
  • Object Type: medicine
  • Remarks: Chest of old medicines that was in the Shippen family for many years. Pieces of old newspaper in some of the drawers have the dates 1818, 1829 and 1830
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Object Name: Chest
Label
Wooden Medicine Chest
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Count: 1
  • Medical Specialty: Pharmacy
Dimensions
rass
Ownership
Provenance: Owned by William Shippen Jr. MD. Donor: Mr. Edward Shippen MorrisPresented to the Museum by Mr. Edward Shippen Morris throuigh Dr. Alexander Hatfield
Physical substance
steel
System control number
(Sirsi) fa46a4178fec
Label
Wooden Medicine Chest
Publication
Note
  • Count: 1
  • Medical Specialty: Pharmacy
Dimensions
rass
Ownership
Provenance: Owned by William Shippen Jr. MD. Donor: Mr. Edward Shippen MorrisPresented to the Museum by Mr. Edward Shippen Morris throuigh Dr. Alexander Hatfield
Physical substance
steel
System control number
(Sirsi) fa46a4178fec

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