From a virtual museum of apothecary antiques, pill rollers and antique jars Apothecary Chests Chinese medicine has a long history. Description from antiqueau.net. I searched for this on bing.com/images
Medicinal chest. Like military and ships’ surgeons, practitioners who had to travel had medical chests such as this one, which dates from the first quarter of the eighteenth century. These chests were used to carry and store an assortment of flasks and vials containing the most commonly used preparations.