DENT APLI

Description
This blown glass drug jar has a label marked in red and black, DENT APLI. The jar opening is secured with a paper label and tied with a string at the neck. The jar contains a white powder substance.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.2 cm x 5.1 cm; 2 13/16 in x 2 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0443
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05592
collector/donor number
SAP 304
catalog number
1991.0664.0443
subject
Pharmacy
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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