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medicine cabinet

A storage cabinet for medical supplies, toilet articles, and the like.
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Medicines to help with these issues are a common find in maritime medicine chests. The ominously named Black Draught is a senna-based laxative agent to relieve constipation caused by a fish-based diet.
Medicine chests are a rich store of information about daily life for those who lived and worked at sea and we are very lucky to have such a great example in our collections.
Byline: Hidden gems in the collections of Aberdeen Art GallerMuseums and Aberdeen City & Aberdeenshire Archiv ROUGH SEAS AND THE BLACK DURING a spring clean of one of our display cases at Aberdeen Maritime Museum I got a chance to get up close and personal with this ship's medicine chest. The chest came to ry & ves K By Jenny Pape-Carlisle, Curator (History)
DURING a spring clean of one of our display cases at Aberdeen Maritime Museum I got a chance to get up close and personal with this ship's medicine chest. The chest came to us in 1992 from the receiver of Wreck, who monitor items recovered from shipwrecks off the British coast.
Ship's medicine chest, acquired from the Receiver of Wreck, 1992
But we know from diaries and letters written more than one hundred years ago that pioneer mothers packed basic medicine chests for the westward journey.
An example of human dependency on plants is reported by the National Audubon Society in its 1992 book, Rebirth of Nature: "It is increasingly clear that the (world's) rain forests are like huge medicine chests whose doors have hardly been opened.
Adding elegance and efficiency are new tilework, with checkerboard highlights, and a pair of medicine chests built into the wall.
Thermometers, simple devices that have long been staples of home medicine chests, offer another example of the way advanced technology can make home diagnosis more convenient and effective.
From Vaseline Intensive Care skin lotions to Pond's facial cleansers to Close-Up toothpaste, the company's products are found on retail shelves and in consumers' medicine chests throughout the country.