Sherlock Holmes and Cocaine


Sherlock Holmes and Cocaine


Drug Abuse


Holme's use of cocaine to "stimulate" his brain


Juliana Arango

Items in the Sherlock Holmes and Cocaine Collection

Sherlock's pipe
Pipes made from specially selected briar, in shapes most favorited by Holmes himself.

Cocaine: Toothache Drops
Cocaine for toothache, morphine for your child's cough: The bizarre 'safe cures' of 19th Century that 'work like magic'

The Iconic Holmes Look
Holmes believes the use of cocaine stimulates his brain when it is not in use.