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Description
This blown and molded glass bottle is decorated with red, white, and yellow flowers. The white cartouche in the center of the jar is surrounded by stylized blue leaves and a red ring. The jar is labeled in red. It may have contained a tincture, but the text has deteriorated and is illegible.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 3.7 cm x 3.8 cm; 2 9/16 in x 1 7/16 in x 1 1/2 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0413
catalog number
M-05562
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 274
catalog number
1991.0664.0413
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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