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Silver pill box, England, 1801-1900

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Pill boxes were containers for pills and tablets. This ornate example, measuring just less than 130 mm, has three sections for different pills. The box is made from silver, an expensive material that only wealthy people could afford.

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Glossary: pill box

A small box for pills