ANTIM CRUD

Description
This square-shaped bottle has rounded shoulders and a glass stopper. The baked enamel label is marked "ANTIM CRUD" and the alchemical symbol for powder. This was possibly a crude form of antimony.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15.7 cm x 6.4 cm x 6.1 cm; 6 3/16 in x 2 1/2 in x 2 3/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0380
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 241
catalog number
1991.0664.0380.01
1991.0664.0380.02
subject
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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