Skillet

Description
This 16th century metal bowl has a trapezoid shaped handle and tripod legs that terminate in paw like feet. The interior of the pan has been marked in black, “HP/18m”. The exterior has a raised mark in the shape a “W” that is difficult to see because of the dark patina.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
skillet
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14.7 cm x 28 cm x 18.6 cm; 5 25/32 in x 11 1/32 in x 7 5/16 in
ID Number
1991.0664.0945
accession number
1991.0664
collector/donor number
SAP 1033
catalog number
1991.0664.0945
subject
Pharmacy
Art
Health & Medicine
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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