Apothecary Bottle, SPIR VITROIL ACID

Description (Brief)
This blown and molded square glass drug jar has a flat circular stopper. The baked enamel label is marked in red and black, SPIR VITROIL ACID.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15.5 cm x 6.6 cm x 6.8 cm; 6 1/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 2 11/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0328
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05477
collector/donor number
SAP 186
subject
Medicine
Pharmacy
Art
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 Comapny

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