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English Domestic Medicine Chest

Auction:
2345
Lot:
189
Sold for:
$494$420

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

English Domestic Medicine Chest, the mahogany case with brass carrying handle, velvet-lined compartment containing eight (of twelve) bottles with labels of the Repertorium, Edwards St., Portman Square, two-tier drawer containing pocket beam balance, three (of four bottles), glass mortar and pestle, etched glass measuring beaker and two preparation bowls, ht. 8 in., wd. 8 1.4 in,
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Portman Square, Beaker, Glass, Glass art, Laboratory equipment, Mortar and pestle