Fungi research receptacle The Research case of one Lubomierz Pawlowski, Polish born Naturalist, his work focused on the study of fungi, traveled the world learning from native tribes who have come to regard this species as a source of both potent medicine and psychoactive substances. A wonderful cavalcade of specimens, samples, illustrations and apparatus, pertaining to the study, classification and ingestion of said mushrooms.
'This chest was chosen as as the front cover illustration on Anne Young's definitive book "Antique Medicine Chests". It is a superb example of a cupboard style mahogany chest c.1860. A rod on the upper right of the front opens a hidden panel in the rear of the chest. Bottles labeled "Taylor Bros Cavendish Square London".'