Medicine chest, cupboard style C 1860
An english Cupboard style mahogany medicine chest with sunken brass handles. C 1860. The double-fronted Cupboard enclosing bottle compartment and two drawers. The bottles are fitted in galleries both in central part and in the doors. In the back compartment concealed by a sliding panel for holding the â€œpoison bottlesâ€. This panel can be secured by a locker in the hinge on the front. Two drawers in the base for store severall items as there is; a pestle and mortar, bottles and a set of scales. Some of the bottles have a label from; J.L West / Operative & Dispensing chemist / 3 Market street / Leicester. Â Measurements 23 cm wide, 18 deep and 26,5 cm high.