AQ THERIAC

Description
This blown and molded square-shaped bottle has a narrow neck for pouring liquids. The bottle is decorated with a baked enamel while shield surrounded by blue and yellow scrolls in the Baroque style. The center of the shield is marked, AQ THERIAC, the A and T are in red and the remaining letters are in black.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15.7 cm x 7.8 cm x 7.8 cm; 6 3/16 in x 3 1/16 in x 3 1/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0282
catalog number
M-05431
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 140
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
Medicine
Pharmacy
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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