TEMP RNB

Description
This blown and molded square-shaped bottle has a narrow neck, flared lip and, a round glass stopper. The baked white enamel shield is framed by stylized blue leaves with a yellow flower. A yellow crown sits atop the shield. The jar’s label begins with the alchemical symbol for powder, followed by the text LTEMP RNB.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13.2 cm x 5 cm x 4.8 cm; 5 3/16 in x 1 15/16 in x 1 7/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0357
catalog number
M-05507
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
1991.0664.0357.02
1991.0664.0357.01
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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