REGUL ANTIMON MED

Description
This blown and molded square-shaped jar has a wide neck and flared lip. The baked white enamel shield is framed by stylized blue leaves with red and yellow flowers. A yellow crown sits atop the shield. The label is marked REGUL ANTIMON MED in black text. Antimony is a toxic chemical used as an emetic.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
17th-18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11.9 cm x 7.8 cm x 7.6 cm; 4 11/16 in x 3 1/16 in x 3 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0391
catalog number
M-05540
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 252
catalog number
1991.0664.0391
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
subject
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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