Ol: Hbacuc

Description (Brief)
George Urdang author of The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy Catalogue attributes the provenance of 1991.0664.0681 through 1991.0664.0705 to Niderwiller, a town near Strasbourg in the Alsace region of France. This baluster-shaped syrup jar has a scallop edged foot and a white-glaze background with two continuous rings of blue, orange and yellow stylized flowers. The lid is missing.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
18th century
place made
France
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 19.2 cm x 13 cm x 18.8 cm; 7 9/16 in x 5 1/8 in x 7 3/8 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0699
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 623
catalog number
1991.0664.0699
Credit Line
Gift of American Pharmaceutical Association and Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
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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