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DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands, the image of two palm trees with serpents, and a turtle. Label reads, “HOJAS DE AJENJOS”. This was for ajenjos leaves, also known as wormwood.… (909-80). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

English Delft porcelain jar features the image of a lion using a mortar and pestle. Cartouche label reads, “FARMACIA” EL AMPARO” / PUL: TAMARIND:”. This was used for tamarind, which has a long… (909-81). Learn More »

18TH CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

18TH CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

English Delft tin glazed pottery jar features a cartouche label that reads, “MEL. UIOLAT”. This would have been a honey based elixir of violet, which was used for skin infections. Jar displays… (909-68). Learn More »

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

PHILLIPS MEDICAL ENQUIRY — INTO THE LAWS OF THE VITAL FUNCTIONS W/OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND TREATMENT OF INTERNAL DISEASES

By A.P. Wilson Philip, M.D. F.R. S. E., Fellow of the College of Physicians, Edinburgh. Published by Edward & Richard Parker, Philadelphia, 1818. 335pp. Title page ink signature: “A.… (611-248). Learn More »

$80.00
Originally $115.00

ELEMENTS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE, VOLUME TWO

ELEMENTS OF MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE, VOLUME TWO

By Theodrick Romeyn Beck, M.D. Published by Webster and Skinner, Albany, NY, 1823. 471pp. Full calf with two red lea. spine labels. Exhibits medium wear and scuffing of the extremities. Hinges remain… (611-244). Learn More »

$95.00
Originally $150.00

MEDICAL TEXT - OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND CURE OF DROPSIES…W/APPENDIX CONTAINING CASES OF ANGINA PECTORIS W/DISSECTIONS

MEDICAL TEXT - OBSERVATIONS ON THE NATURE AND CURE OF DROPSIES…W/APPENDIX CONTAINING CASES OF ANGINA PECTORIS W/DISSECTIONS

By John Blackall, M.D. Published by James Webster, At the Office of Medical Recorder., Philadelphia, 1825. Second American edition, From the Fourth English edition. Front eps pencil signature: “A.P.… (611-241). Learn More »

$100.00
Originally $155.00

WORLD WAR II TOURNIQUET

WORLD WAR II TOURNIQUET

Tourniquet is made of braided rope with a wooden handle on the end. Handle is marked, “GUYOT BROS. CO. INC. / ATTLEBORO MASS”. Item has remains of original brown paper wrapping. This would have… (801-551). Learn More »

RARE CASED CIVIL WAR PERIOD EMBALMING SURGEON’S CHEMICAL BOTTLES

RARE CASED CIVIL WAR PERIOD EMBALMING SURGEON’S CHEMICAL BOTTLES

During the early part of the Civil War it was the Embalming Surgeons that performed the embalming procedure. Most of the men were military surgeons, some were civilian surgeons that took up the trade… (M25239). Learn More »

SMALL CIVIL WAR CASED SURGICAL SET, MAKER MARKED

SMALL CIVIL WAR CASED SURGICAL SET, MAKER MARKED

Wooden chest open to reveal eight medical instruments, which fit nicely in brass slots. Instruments are maker marked, “OTTO & REYNERS”, a known contract maker of Civil War instruments and kits… (M25620). Learn More »

18th CENTURY FRENCH DELFT WET DRUG JAR WITH LID

18th CENTURY FRENCH DELFT WET DRUG JAR WITH LID

Delftware tin-glazed pottery jar features the medical name, “S. VIOLAT.” in a banded label flanked by fish. This was for a syrup of violet which was used for coughs. Jar has small surface cracks… (909-72). Learn More »

DELFT FRENCH PORCELAIN DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1880

DELFT FRENCH PORCELAIN DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1880

Jar features a scene of colorful flowers and bands of gold gilt. In the center is the label, “VASELINA”. Backstamp reads, “J. FONTEMOING & L. PEIGNEY / PAUL LEFEBURE SUCCESSOR / 13 RUE DE… (909-115). Learn More »

RARE DELFT WET DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1725

RARE DELFT WET DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1725

English Delft tin-glazed pottery jar features a cartouche label that reads, “S ROSAR: SOL:”, flanked by cherubs. This was for a syrup of rose petals. This jar has very unique scalloped gray bands… (909-73). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1860-70

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands with a floral cartouche label that reads, “CUSPARIA”. This was a medicine made from the bark of a tree in South America and was used as a… (909-82). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1920

DELFT DRUG JAR WITH LID, CIRCA 1920

English Delft porcelain jar features gold gilt bands with a cartouche label that reads, “BUR. PAST.”, flanked by leaves, a goblet and a serpent. Jar is free of cracks and chips. Measures 8 ¾”… (909-89). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1860-90

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1860-90

French Delft ceramic jar features gold gilt bands and label flanked by palm trees that are encircled by serpents. Label reads, “CERA ALBA”, which is beeswax.  Jar is free of chips and cracks.… (909-75). Learn More »

18th CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

18th CENTURY DELFT WET DRUG JAR

English Delftware tin-glazed pottery jar features a blank cartouche label. Jar displays very light surface cracks and chips at the foot rim, top rim and spout, which are typical and acceptable with… (909-71). Learn More »

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870’s

DELFT DRUG JAR, CIRCA 1870’s

English Delft ceramic jar features gold gilt bands, the caduceus symbol and a cartouche label flanked by flowers that reads, “BALS: ARCOEL”.  Jar has one small chip on the side of the top rim.… (909-77). Learn More »

18th CENTURY DELFT DRUG JAR

18th CENTURY DELFT DRUG JAR

English Delftware tin-glazed pottery jar features the Latin medical name, “U D ALTHAE” in a cartouche label flanked by birds and leaves. This was for the herb althea, or the marshmallow plant. Jar… (909-69). Learn More »

PAINTED REDWARE APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

PAINTED REDWARE APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

Redware jug has been painted green and has nicely crackled with age. Lid is made of wood and the sides are covered in leather.  Applied label reads, “RAD: RHET.”, which was used for acidity in… (909-99). Learn More »

LARGE APOTHECARY STORAGE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1800-30

LARGE APOTHECARY STORAGE BOTTLE, CIRCA 1800-30

Amber glass bottle with glass stopper measures 15 ½” high x 5 ½” at the base. Painted label reads, “OL: BERGAM:”.  This jar would have contained oil of bergamot. Very good condition with… (909-96). Learn More »


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