San Jancinto Museum of History

T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
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  • BOTTLE, MEDICINE

  • CATEGORY: T&E FOR SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • MEASUREMENTS: 6 1/8"H x 2 3/8"Dia.
  • DATE MADE: c. 1900

Description

Glass apothecary bottle. No stopper. Cobalt blue glass. Glass-covered label reads, "ERGOTA". [Ergotamine; constricts blood vessels, used in treatment of migraines] Negligible powder residue, interior. Chipped, lip of bottle.


Provenance

Key inventory attributes donation to Hobson, Blum Drug Co., Blum, Texas.

  • CREDIT LINE: Hobson, J.W.


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