Chinese medicine bottle; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1987.010

Name/Title

Chinese medicine bottle

About this object

Chinese medicine bottle, made of clear glass, with a cork in it. One of the items found when excavating Chinatown in Cromwell, before the dam was built.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Glass
Cork

Inscription and Marks

Remains of Chinese characters on side of bottle.

Measurements

Dia. 43mm (bottom) 34mm (neck) x H 115mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Bottle

Subject and Association Keywords

Chinese associations

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Medication container

Object number

CR1987.010

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