Drug Jar

Description
This small earthenware jar was used to contain extracts used in the preparations of medicines.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.6 cm x 4.3 cm; 2 7/32 in x 1 11/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.1092
catalog number
M-06112
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 824
catalog number
1991.0664.1092
subject
Pharmacy
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company

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