Membership Certificate Issued to William Allen, 1841

Framed membership certificate of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. Issued to William Allen of Plough Court, Lombard Street, London. This is the first Certificate ...

My Drops and my Pills __ Will cure all your Ills, 1790-1795

Black and white etching entitled ‘My Drops and my Pills __ Will cure all your Ills.’, artist and engraver unknown, printed for and published by Bowles & ...

Stained glass window of the Pharmaceutical Society’s Coat of Arms, around 1900

This beautiful stained and painted glass window shows the Pharmaceutical Society’s coat of arms, crest and motto, granted in 1844. In general the choice of ...

Syphilis, Part of the Medical Heirlooms Collection, 2007

Contemporary ceramic apothecary jar created as part of a ‘Medical Heirlooms’ collection produced by ceramic designer Tamsin van Essen. The jar has been produced so ...

The Consolation of Pharmacology, 2015

Wax bust, entitled The Consolation of Pharmacology, by sculptor Eleanor Crook. The piece depicts eighteen different conditions: scabies, impetigo, acne, stye, rhinitis, basal cell carcinoma (...

THE HYPOCHONDRIAC, 1819

Mounted etching and aquatint, entitled ‘THE HYPOCHONDRIAC.’, drawn by John Augustus Atkinson published by Edward Orme in 1819. Caricature showing an elderly man sitting in an ...

The Royal Charter

The beautifully decorated Royal Charter, with its wax seal. This gave the Society government support, securing its place to represent the profession. To further increase ...

Untitled Caricature of a Bearded Figure, 1903

Pen and ink drawing, untitled, by the artist Richard Freshfield (“Fred”) Reynolds. The drawing depicts a bearded figure holding a rod and wearing hob nailed ...

Untitled Caricature of a Druggist with a Mortar, 1850

Mounted hand coloured woodcut, untitled, designed and woodcut by anon, and probably published by Marks and Sons, around 1850. A sharp-featured apothecary or druggist is pounding ...

Untitled Caricature of a Man Sitting in an Armchair

Mounted watercolour and gouache painting on card, untitled, not signed by the artist and undated (produced around 1835). A man sitting in an armchair, wearing a ...