993.1254.1: Bottle, Dispensary, 1927-1966

Additional Images

993.1254.1: Bottle, Dispensary.
Image No. 1878 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Round shouldered, narrow mouth dispensary bottle with stopper. Printed label adhering to bottle gives contents [bottle now empty] and suppliers details 'Liquor Arsenicalis B.P. 1914 PHYSICIAN'S PHARMACY LTD. 618 W. GEORGIA ST. VANCOUVER, CANADA 683-2241'.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1254.1
Collection: Pharmacy-ware
Date: 1927-1966

Object Dimensions

  • Height: 14 cm
  • Diameter: 6.7 cm

Object Parts

  • a) Bottle
  • b) Stopper

Object Materials

  • glass,
  • paper,
  • printing ink

Acquisition Detail

  • Supplier: Physician's Pharmacy Ltd.
  • Owner: Dr Edwin Ethelbert Day
  • History of Use: Dr Edwin E. Day [1899-1974] established a practice in Vancouver in 1927.