Pharmacy Equipment and Accessories : Preparing and dispensing remedies as well as medical advice for centuries
Object ID Number:
PH310
Object Name:
Spreader
Type:
Pill Counter
Manufacturer:
Glasco Products Co. Chicago, Illinois
Manufactured from:
1900
Manufactured to:
1930
Description / History:
Set of 4 early to mid 20th century spreaders. These are used by the pharmacist for both mixing ingredients for dispensing as well as counting out tablets for dispensing.

2 of the spreaders have wooden handles, 1 has a bakelite handle and the fourth is made completely of bakelite.

The largest of the 4 has a makers mark on the blade reading Glasco Products Co. Chicago, Made in U. S. A.

Dimensions:
W–1 L–10 inches
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