Overall: 11 x 4 1/2 in. ( 27.9 x 11.4 cm )
Cobalt blown-mold glass apothecary bottle with straight cylindrical sides, short cylindrical neck with flanged lip, narrow sloping shoulders, maker's mark on bottom, gilded glass label set in indentation, adhesive label.
painted: on front, gilded glass painted with black text: "Hyd.Chlor.Cor." label: on front, paper label with black text: "Mercury, bichloride, powdered. (Poison) McKesson & Robbins. New York." In pencil: "XB" molded: on underside of bottle: "W. T. & Co"
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