Summary: pestle, glass with knobbed end, from Kirkman the chemist in New Milton, Hampshire
Summary: Fits china mortar (1991.69) but designed for glass mortar for eye drops.
Summary: Kirkman's was taken over by Savory and Moore before 1960 and closed in 1991. Up to (c)1970 eye drops were still made in the dispensary. Mr Kirkman used his motor cycle combination for fire brigade work.