Apothecary Jar, Albarello

Description (Brief)
This yellow, cobalt blue and green waisted drug jar has an oval medallion with a white robed saint is surrounded by foiliage and bands of geometric designs at the shoulders.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
ca 1600
attributed
Italia: Marche, Castel Durante
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 25.2 cm x 14.5 cm; 9 15/16 in x 5 11/16 in
overall: 10 1/8 in x 5 1/4 in; 25.7175 cm x 13.335 cm
ID Number
1991.0664.0547
catalog number
M-05759
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 471
catalog number
1991.0664.0547
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Medicine
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Religion
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Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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