Rectified Spirit of Wine

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Title

Rectified Spirit of Wine

Description

This bottle is mostly empty but contains some brown staining.

Rectified Spirit of Wine is simply alcohol. It was used as an ingredient in medical recipes as a means of infusion and dilution.

This bottle comes from Neil Reid, druggist.

Date

19th century

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Collection

Citation

“Rectified Spirit of Wine,” RCPE Artefacts, accessed December 15, 2019, http://artefacts.rcpe.ac.uk/items/show/687.