Apothecary Bottle, UNGV: ANIPSOR

Description
This blown glass drug is marked, UNGV: ANIPSOR. The opaque white color of the glass comes from the addition of tin oxide and was meant to imitate porcelain.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
jar
date made
18th century
Physical Description
paint (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 21 cm x 10.5 cm; 8 1/4 in x 4 1/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0481
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-05630
1991.0664.0481.01
1991.0664.0481.02
collector/donor number
SAP 342
subject
Medicine
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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