Bottle, Magnesia; Dinneford & Co; [?]; MT1993.98.7

Name/Title

Bottle, Magnesia

About this object

Bottle; a clear glass bottle, used for bottling magnesia, a health remedy. Made by Dinneford & Co, chemists of London, and touted by them to be a remedy for heartburn, babies' wind, headaches, indigestion, and more. It was a very common remedy during the 20th century.

Maker

Dinneford & Co

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

UK, England, Middlesex, London

Medium and Materials

processed material, glass

Inscription and Marks

Embossed on bottle: 'DINNEFORD'S / MAGNESIA'

Measurements

h 175mm x w 70mm x d 35mm
small

Subject and Association Keywords

domestic accessories

Subject and Association Keywords

business/commerce

Credit Line

From the collection of the Mataura and Districts Historical Society Incorporated.

Object Type

container

Object number

MT1993.98.7

Copyright Licence  

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