S/2743 Antique Treen 19th Century Small Boxwood Double Apothecary's Measure
A very small boxwood double measure, probably size 1.s., although it is not marked. It is the smallest size made, the largest is 8.s. These were used by apothecaries and chemists, as well as domestic use for measuring different amounts. The whole retains a patination.
1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) High
1¼ in. (3 cm.) Diameter English Circa 1820