Albarello

Description
This tin–glazed polychrome albarello is decorated with green wavy ribbons and a blue, green, yellow, and ochre wreaths framing blue and ochre C–scrolls on a white background. A blue and yellow rectangle band is without an inscription.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
albarello
date made
1624
Date made
1624
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 22.5 cm x 13.5 cm; 8 27/32 in x 5 5/16 in
place made
Italy
Italia: Toscana, Siena
ID Number
1991.0664.0536
catalog number
M-05748
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 460
catalog number
1991.0664.0536
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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