Doctor's Bags : Carrying everything the doctor needs to diagnose and treat the sick and injured when making a house call.
Object ID Number:
EH101107
Object Name:
Medical Bag
Manufacturer:
H.K. Mulford Company, Philadelphia, PA 1880
Date of Manufacture:
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Manufactured from:
1870
Manufactured to:
1890
Description / History:
A late 19th century black leather doctor's bag. The metal hinged rack allowed for the doctor to carry many different medications in a compact collection. The back row was made up of wooden slats to house the larger medicine bottles. Many of the 60 glass bottles contain an aluminium twist top, the others have a cork stopper.
Dimensions:
H-5 W-6.5 L-12 inches
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