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.
Currently not on view
Object Name
syrup jar
date made
18th century
Physical Description
ceramic (overall material)
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
place made
ID Number
accession number
collector/donor number
SAP 623
catalog number
European Apothecary
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
Related Publication
Urdang, George and Ferdinand William Nitardy. The Squibb Ancient Pharmacy: A Catalogue of the Collection
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