Florentine Bottle

Description
This free blown green glass container has a long neck, a slightly flared lip, a round squat body, and a twisted spout. Florentine bottles were used for the distillation of flower oils.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
bottle
date made
17th-18th century
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12 cm x 11.7 cm x 9 cm; 4 23/32 in x 4 19/32 in x 3 17/32 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0930
collector/donor number
SAP 1018
accession number
1991.0664
catalog number
M-06326
1991.0664.0930
subject
Pharmacy
Chemistry
See more items in
Medicine and Science: Medicine
Art
Health & Medicine
European Apothecary
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Comments

Add a comment about this object