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Traditional Thai abortion preparation

Front: dark green print with coiled snake with red eyes; white writing on brown box; warning in red writing that the remedy must not be taken while pregnant.

Back: white with red writing; there is a green underprint of a photo of a man Inside sachets made of whitish paper with a red ‘stamp’.

They contain a brown powder that smells like ground ginger, amongst other things. A small card with text in two languages is also contained.

Inventory number: 2356
Material: paper, powder
Dimensions, in cm: 11 x 8,4 cm
Date: 2007
Condition: one piece is opened; the powder has been decanted into a small plastic bag and sealed off
Donor: Kamheang Chaturachinda