NITR PAPAVER

Description
This blown and molded jar has a Baroque-style blue and yellow cartouche with red and black lettering marked "NITR PAPAVER".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
date made
17th-18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10.8 cm x 6.8 cm x 7 cm; 4 1/4 in x 2 11/16 in x 2 3/4 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0341
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 202
catalog number
1991.0664.0341
subject
Pharmacy
Art
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 Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection

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