APOBL

Description
This blown and molded square-shaped bottle has a flared lip and glass stopper. The baked white enamel shield is framed by stylized blue leaves with yellow and red flowers. A yellow crown sits atop the shield. The label is marked with the alchemical symbol for spirits and APOBL in black text.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
17th-18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 16.7 cm x 7 cm x 7.1 cm; 6 9/16 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 25/32 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0381
catalog number
M-05530
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 242
catalog number
1991.0664.0381
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
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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