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COLONIAL APOTHECARY JAR

COLONIAL APOTHECARY JAR

Item meas. approx. 14.00 inches tall x 6.25 inches across the bottom. Dark hand blown wavy glass with a few small air bubbles visible otherwise the bottle is in excellent condition. Pontil is visible… (14-1947). Learn More »

APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

Jar features a cobalt blue design. The medical name, “KELIS CANCRORUN“ is in a ribbon cartouche label at the bottom. Jar is free of cracks or chips. Lid has a chip at the edge of the rim. Measures… (734-41). Learn More »

APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

APOTHECARY JAR WITH LID

Jar features a cobalt blue cartouche label surrounding the Latin medical name, “DIASCORDIUM“ in the center. This medicine was an opiate used against malignant fevers, the plague, worms, colic, to… (734-40). Learn More »

RARE OUT OF PRINT REFERENCE WORK ON SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS UP TO 1900

RARE OUT OF PRINT REFERENCE WORK ON SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS UP TO 1900

Like new conditioned copy of “AMERICAN SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS: AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THEIR MANUFACTURE AND A DIRECTORY OF INSTRUMENT MAKERS TO 1900” by James M. Edmondson, Ph. D. with forward by… (516-412). Learn More »

CIVIL WAR ERA GUTTA-PERCHA SYRINGE BOX WITH EXCELLENT LABEL

CIVIL WAR ERA GUTTA-PERCHA SYRINGE BOX WITH EXCELLENT LABEL

Oval shaped gutta-percha box manufactured by the Davidson Rubber Company. An identical box with a similar interior lid label appears on page 224 of “INDIA-RUBBER AND GUTTA-PERCHA IN THE CIVIL WAR… (668-91). Learn More »

HORN HANDLED FLEAM

HORN HANDLED FLEAM

Fleam has two fold-out blades that are in nice condition and show just a light bit of mottling. They fold down into a very nice horn handle. The horn surface is clean and bright with no cracks and has… (30-2053). Learn More »

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

GERMAN WESTERWALD APOTHECARY PITCHER

Circa 18th/19th century German cobalt grey salt glazed apothecary pitcher. Single handle with spout. Flower design with painted spout. Measures 3 ½” x 3”.  In excellent condition. … (734-38). Learn More »

MEDICAL AND SURGICAL RECORDS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, IN SIX VOLUMES

MEDICAL AND SURGICAL RECORDS OF THE WAR OF THE REBELLION, IN SIX VOLUMES

Three medical volumes and three surgical, in parts 1, 2, and 3. Published by the Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, 1870-1888. General editor, U.S. Surgeon General, Joseph K. Barnes. Medical… (959-39). 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, 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 »

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 »


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CIRCA 1820-25 ENGLISH KEYED BUGLE

Doubtless one of the finest examples extant. The piece was professionally restored a number of years ago and remains in pristine, almost new condition. Measures 20” overall, with a copper body with brass trim including 1 3/8” floating rim. All… (801-01). Learn More »

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