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
Object Name
jar
jar, albarello
albarello
date made
ca 1600
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
attributed
Italia: Marche, Castel Durante
ID Number
1991.0664.0547
catalog number
M-05759
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 471
catalog number
1991.0664.0547
subject
Medicine
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Religion
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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