Dispensing pot for Morton's Balsamic Pills, Italy, 1771-1830
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Glossary: dispensing pot
pot used to contain ointments, medications, perfumes
The preparation and medicinal dispensing of drugs.
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Glossary: pulmonary tuberculosis
A deadly airborne disease which attacks the lungs.