Bottle of Kery's Emulsion used in the pharmacy of a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia, circa 1920

Physical Description

Bottle is cylindrical in shape and has a wide, short neck tapering slightly outwards at the top. Brown glazed ceramic bottle with narrowing top - would have been stoppered with a cork. The name of the medicine, 'Kery's Emulsion', is stamped in the ceramic at the base of the bottle. Bottle is empty.


Examples of pharmaceuticals used in a Victorian mental health hospital

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