Cabinet of Curiosities | Burdock Blood Bitters

The Fernie Museum is proud to present Cabinet of Curiosities, a video series investigating the stories behind objects from our artifact collection.

This week, we’re taking a look at a half-empty glass bottle, mysteriously labeled ‘Burdock Blood Bitters’. What is in it? What does it do? And how much would Gwyneth Paltrow be willing to charge you for it? All these questions and more, answered by your trusty host and collections manager, Lindsay Vallance.

 

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