HEAVY SPANISH BRONZE MORTAR WITH HIGH RELIEF DESIGN, DATING TO 1550 AD.

Beautifully hand cast with a deeply moulded design of letters in relief around the body intersected by large ribs.

The mortar is ca. 12,2 cm. wide and weighing app. 1 kilograms.

Condition: Superb!, exceptional quality with a fine untouched patination. Provenance: Large Danish Private Collection
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Veterinary : Pre AD 1000 item #1299970
Priceless Past
$575.00
This is a bronze or copper alloy horse bridle bit. It dates to the Zhou dynasty (as early as 1100 BCE) of ancient China. This particular piece is a very rare type with extra loops on each end. It measures roughly 20 cm in length and weighs 158 grams. This piece is in excellent condition and would be a great addition to any collection.
THE VANISHING HEAVENS
$425.00
425.00
This handsome solid brass and walnut pharmacy Pill Machine was used by 19th Century Druggist and designed to increase a pharmacist’s pill production. The instrument consists of two parts. 1. A Slanted Base Plate with two solid brass side rails and a fluted brass strip with markings with graduated markings 2. A Roller with 4 brass wheels and a fluted strip matching the base plate strip. Steps in making a pill: 1...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1288290 (stock #J1134)
Some times great things come in small packages. Offered is a graphically appealing 1920 patent medicine sporting a wonderful label. This unwrapped tonic bottle measures about 3.5 inches and like many patent medicines claims to treat more than one condition. If you need a blood and nerve or anemia remedy, this is it.

The label is complete, a bit faded in one area (red printed portion) but otherwise sports great lithography.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1288278 (stock #J1133)
An unusual find for those who collect narcotic bottles. This circa 1920s Opium hypodermic tablet boxed medicine is a nice find. There are 2 remaining vials that sport complete labels as seen. The box measures around 3 inches and has a label marked PANTOPON 'Roche'.

The vials are empty.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1288013 (stock #J11 31)
Offered is a terrific large Eli Lilly circa 1910 - 1920s Diamond Antiseptic pharmacy poison bottles. The taller corked example measures about 5 inches high and are the more scarce as compared to the 3.5 inch example.

The bottle is corked, unused and sport as complete label. It is 3 sided, ribbed on the edge and embossed with the word POISON on the back. No damage. A wonderful find. Priced Large = $35.00

*** There is only one bottle left. ***

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1920 item #1287719 (stock #J1130)
Offered is a scarce group of 4 early 20th century pharmacy narcotic vials which are being offered separately. Each vial measures approximately 3 inches long sporting complete labels and are all empty. The Lilly morphine and Dilaudid vials retain their narcotic tax labels.

Cocaine $45.00 - Morphine $40.00 Dilaudid $40.00

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1283943 (stock #J1128)
A fabulous group of four vintage, Opium narcotic, pharmacy poison bottles all of which are empty of original contents. The bottles are offered for individual sale and are each priced separately.***

*** ONLY THE DOVERS POWDER BOTTLE IS AVAILABLE ***

Each beauty sports an original label and is in good to very nice condition.

Dovers Powder (opium) = $95.00...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1283940 (stock #J1127)
This is a wonderful example of an early 1900s pharmacy narcotic poison medicine. Recently acquired from a retired pharmacist, this awesome narcotic remains in very nice condition. The vials are empty of contents and sport complete labels.

Measures about 3 inches tall.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1910 item #1283928 (stock #J1126)
Fresh from a retired pharmacist's collection are an awesome threesome of narcotic and poison hypodermic tablet medicines. These seldom found medicines are each priced separately as indicated below.

Each container is in very good condition and houses small labeled EMPTY medicine tubes sporting tiny cork tops.

Each box measures about 3 inches high and dates to the early 1900s.

This is a rare collection seldom found in this condition...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1277804 (stock #M1177 -1178)
Offered are two, vintage, white ceramic, pharmacy pill tiles produced circa 1920. Each tile is priced separately.

Both pill tiles have identical marking on the back side as follows: "GERMANY" and "Trademark 'M' PHILADELPHIA, NEW YORK".

The smaller tile measures 8" x 10" and is in excellent condition, priced at $165.00.

The larger tile measures 10" x 12" and is in nice condition with the exception of a small 1/2" chip on the top front edge. Priced at $145.00...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Dental : Pre 1900 item #1277784 (stock #M1309-1310)
Offered are two, decorative, late 19th century, English, porcelain, dental tooth paste pot lid containers. They are priced separately with the ORIENTAL TOOTH PASTE pot lid offered at $115.00, and the WOODS CHERRY TOOTH PASTE pot lid offered at $75.00.

The ORIENTAL TOOTH PASTE pot lid measures about 3 inches in diameter, sports a marbled exterior and is in very nice condition with a few faint edge chips to the base. There is a slight variance in color between the top and base...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Dental : Pre 1920 item #1277755 (stock #M1321)
Offered is a scarce, vintage, boxed case of SS White Dental Burs from the 1920 era.

This awesome tool of the trade includes many unused burs housed in their original, individual boxes. A detailed, complete label is pasted on the interior lid and is in good condition.

The hardwood case measures 11" L x 5.5" W x 3" H and has wear to the finish commensurate with age and use.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1276678 (stock #M1325)
Stonegate Antiques
$2,500.00
Offered is a pair of fabulous, highly decorative, 19th century apothecary / pharmacy show globes that were recently acquired from an individual who has owned them since the early 1960s!

Both show globes sport hand-blown glass globes that are surrounded and adorned by very fancy, plated brass. Each globe measures 22 inches high from the bottom finial to the top. Inclusive of the chain hanger, the globes measure 36 inches from base finial to the tip of original hanger...

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1265985 (stock #M1181)
Offered is a hard to find painted cast iron meat and juice press from the late 19th century.

This dual purpose pharmacy tool of the trade measures about 9 inches high and retains much of its original black japanned surface.

All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Pre 1900 item #1262363 (stock #BJrareThermo)
Very rare antique cut crystal with a sterling silver cap alcohol holder complete with a sterling chain attached to a sterling silver thermometer case which contains the original thermometer. In excellent condition, the crystal alcohol holder measures 3" long and the sterling thermometer case measures 4.5" long. A very fine and rare addition for the collector! Circa late 19th C.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Pre 1900 item #1251027 (stock #M1188)
Offered is a very scarce, 19th century, strength measuring medical device known as a dynamometer that was manufactured by the G. Tiemann Company, New York, the most renown and respected surgical device manufacturers of the 19th century. Sold in the US by a gymnasium apparatus company out of St. Louis, the Fred Medart Company, the device was designed to assess the strength of the chest, back and legs up to a pull capacity of 1400 lbs...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Apothecary : Pre 1900 item #1244516 (stock #M1173)
Offered for your consideration is an absolutely wonderful and rare pair of 19th century, pharmacy pill sorters. Masterfully constructed of hardwood and brass, this pair sports both a wonderful patina and structural form.

The condition is very good with the brass portion skillfully soldered and fabricated. The wood component is professionally constructed with minor, unobtrusive wood separation in the front right of the smaller sorter...