Glass bottle, previously held Bonnington's Irish Moss cough medicine; Unknown; U...

Name/Title

Glass bottle, previously held Bonnington's Irish Moss cough medicine

About this object

Glass bottle, aqua tinted, previously held Bonnington's Irish Moss cough medicine. Manufactured in Christchurch. Bottle excavated from Halfway House Hotel midden site (S133/56,HWH,M,Digger), Cromwell Gorge. Would have had a cork stopper.

Maker

Unknown

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Glass

Inscription and Marks

"Bonnington's Irish Moss Christchurch" in raised letters on one side.
'32' on bottom.

Measurements

H 130mm x L 36mm x W 60mm, plus neck H 35mm Dia 25mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Bottle

Subject and Association Keywords

Medical & health

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Subject and Association Keywords

Hotels

Subject and Association Keywords

Archaeology

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Household

Object number

CR1988.086

Rights

All rights reserved

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