Viri.Aeris

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Description (Brief)
The collar and neck of this drug jar is trunckated and appears to have been filed down due to breakage. It is marked Viri Aeris. George Urdang co-author of The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy Catalogue attributes this jar to 18th century Verona.
Location
Currently not on view
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16 cm x 13 cm; 6 5/16 in x 5 1/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0640
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 564
catalog number
1991.0664.0640
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Pharmacy
Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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