CreatorBoericke amp Tafel
Date1888 – 1893
Four sided empty brown glass medicine bottle, embossed, blue & silver foil wrapper on neck, embossed name on side. Contents, aconitum 3. Bottle marked on top: "B&T/Aconit/NY". Dosage on label: "Boericke & Tafel received the only prize medal awarded for homeopathic medicines in Philadelphia in 1876".
Complete medicine case includes #92.44.1 through #92.44.34. Medicine case belonged to Dr. Abirim F. Squires, born Buffalo, NY, 1846, educated at Harvard Medical College. Settled in Newport, 1873, on staff, Newport Hospital, active in community until his death Oct 10, 1925.
Credit LineGift of either Melville B. Peckham or Warren Peckham
Related People & OrganizationsSquires, Abiram F., Dr. (associated)
Peckham, Melville B. (associated)
Peckham, Warren (associated)