Albarello

Description
This albarello drug jar is decorated predominantly in blue with yellow–green accents. The center of the jar features profiles of two men within an oval.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
albarello
Date made
1500 - 1599
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 26.5 cm x 12.2 cm; 10 7/16 in x 4 13/16 in
place made
Italy
attributed to
Italia: Toscana, Florence
ID Number
1991.0664.0521
catalog number
M-05733
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 445
catalog number
1991.0664.0521
subject
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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