product description

Georgian Apothercary Box

A Georgian mahogany Apothercary Box, Circa 1800, the lid (with lock and original brass escutcheon & key) opening to reveal 6 deep bottle compartments, a covered "pill" drawer and further storage, the lockable  front door (operating only when the top is opened) opening to reveal 4  individual medicine compartments with a drawer below (with ivory/bone turned knob) opening to reveal four further covered storage  sections, a further, deeper  drawer below (also with ivory/bone turned knob) opening to more fitted storage and compartmentalised areas, original brass carrying handles and catch to side,  the whole  standing on narrow shaped feet TOGETHER WITH a number of medicine bottles, early  bleached wove bandage roll retailed by Harrods,  measuring glass, eye/dispensing glass and other related items.

Excellent colour & patination throughout

Approx Size: Ht. 10 ins  x lgth7.5ins  X Depth 6.5 ins (25cms x 19cms x 16.5cms)