Wonder-workers and styptics
When your Magic Chicken is suffering from cholera, there’s no need to panic. This bottle for the Magic Chicken Cholera Cure is one of around 195 medicine bottles in the collection of Michael …
Patent Medications | Collect Medical Anitques
This preparation contained 45% alcohol with the first doses to be given to children at the age of 2 years old. Alcholol containing preparations were obviously very popular.
Gorgeous Vintage Advertisements for Heroin, Cannabis and Cocaine
Drugs such as cocaine and heroin aren't just glamorous because they're illegal. Even when you could buy them at any pharmacy or grocery store, they still had a certain cool factor. Just look at these fantastic vintage advertisements for opium, coca-laced wine and "medicinal tonics."
And yet another post about antiques...
When I pack up after an antique show like the one I did on Saturday, I sort my stuff into different categories- next show- in this case Silver Bella; stuff to sell on Ebay and Etsy; stuff to take to...
FraterOrion - Hobbyist, Traditional Artist | DeviantArt
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Aspirin Bottle,1889 - On March 6, 1899, the Imperial Patent Office in Berlin registered Aspirin, the brand name for Acetylsalicylic acid, on behalf of the German pharmaceutical company Friedrich Bayer & Co. Now the most common drug in household medicine cabinets, acetylsalicylic acid was originally made from a chemical found in the bark of willow trees.