Apothecary Bottle, ELIX ANTICOLIC CROC

Description
This blown and molded square-shaped glass bottle has a narrow neck and flared lip. It has a baked white enamel label surrounded by a gold and brown escutcheon with a crown at the top. The label is marked ELIX ANTICOLIC CROC in black, with the first letter in red.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12.9 cm x 6.2 cm x 6.1 cm; 5 1/16 in x 2 7/16 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0451
catalog number
M-05600
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 312
catalog number
1991.0664.0451
subject
Medicine
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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