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Rare Boots First Aid Kit from the 1940s/1950s – An Interesting Unique Curio

Discover a piece of medical history with our Rare Vintage Boots First Aid Kit from the 1940s/1950s. Imprinted with the legacy of Nottingham’s trusted pharmacist, this kit is a unique blend of historical significance and decorative charm. Complete with original contents in a beautifully crafted wooden box, it’s a conversation-starting piece for collectors and decor enthusiasts alike


Availability: 1 in stock

  • Era 1950s, 1940s
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  • Condition Good
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Unearth a piece of medical history with our Rare Vintage Boots First Aid Kit from the 1940s/1950s, a curated gem from Boots the Pharmacist of Nottingham dating back to the 1940s/1950s. This unique find preserves its original contents, all neatly stored in a charming wooden box. More than a functional item, it’s a rare and decorative relic that adds character to your home.

Key Features:

  • Historical Significance: Step into the 1940s/1950s with this vintage first aid kit, a piece that reflects the medical practices of its time.
  • Boots the Pharmacist Legacy: Imprinted with the Boots emblem, this kit is a testament to the longstanding reputation of Boots as a trusted pharmacist established in Nottingham.
  • Complete Original Contents: Every vial, bandage, and tool in this kit is original, providing a glimpse into the first aid essentials of the mid-20th century.
  • Charming Wooden Box: The kit is housed in a beautifully crafted wooden box, adding a touch of vintage charm and making it a distinctive, rare relic.

For the Collectors and Decor Enthusiasts:

Perfect for those who appreciate historical curiosities and seek a conversation-starting piece for their home. This rare Vintage Boots First Aid Kit from the 1940s/1950s is a unique blend of history and decor.

Preserve the Past with Style:

Add a touch of Nottingham’s pharmacy legacy to your home decor with this vintage first aid kit, a captivating blend of mid-century history and aesthetic appeal.


Height – 8.3cm

Width – 18.3cm

Depth – 14.2cm

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