Curiosities From Renwick Museum
Jar

Previous Next Curiosities Exhibit Page Home Search
Record 647/765
Copyright Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library
Image
Enlarge Image
Collection RML (unaccessioned) General
Description Stone jar. Grey in colour with a wide neck , no lid and a metal handle with a black wooden handle. Used to contain Arsenate of Lead. The word 'poison' is written in raised letters near the top and underneath is the trademark stamped in a circle; 'Manufactured only by the Merrimac Chemical Co., Boston, USA. 5 lbs Swift's Arsenate of Lead.'
Donated by M.T. Ballinger.
Object ID RML0.800.0673
Object Name Jar
When using this image please quote "Image courtesy of Renwick Museum and Watson Memorial Library"

When ordering images from the Museum, please quote the Object ID for each image required.     info@marlboroughmuseum.org.nz
Last modified on: December 19, 2014