AQ REGIS

Description
This blown and molded drug jar has a baked enamel label marked AQ. REGIS . Its generic blue and yellow decoration and stylized crown above the cartouche is similar to glass drug jars in the collection of the Deutsche Apotheken-Museum in Heidelberg.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13 cm x 7 cm x 7.2 cm; 5 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in x 2 13/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0256
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05405
collector/donor number
SAP 114
subject
Medicine
Art
Pharmacy
European Apothecary
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Collection
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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