ESS B PERUVIAN

Description
This square blown and molded glass bottle has an applied neck and a flared collar. The container is decorated with a baked white enamel cartouche that is framed by stylized blue leaves and yellow and red flowers, and the baked enamel label is marked ESS B PERUVIAN.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
paint (overall material)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
black (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
red (overall color)
hand blown (overall production method/technique)
rococo (overall style)
Measurements
overall: 15.8 cm x 7.6 cm x 7.1 cm; 6 1/4 in x 3 in x 2 13/16 in
unspecified
Germany
ID Number
1991.0664.0201
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05349
collector/donor number
SAP 58
catalog number
1991.0664.0201
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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